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Redware sherds of a beaker

Ware type: Black-topped redware (B ware) Vessel type: beaker Profile: convex? Rim type: none present Base: flatish Surface Condition: black on inside; very fragile surface Vessel Condition: 3 fragments, incomplete Decoration: none Other:

Provenance

From Mesaid tomb 725 [M/725/2]. 1913: excavated by the Harvard University-Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA in the division of finds by the government of Egypt.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition

Egyptian, Predynastic Period, Naqada I–II, 3850–3300 B.C.

Findspot

Mesaid, Egypt

Dimensions

Vessel dimensions not reconstructable; rim diameter close to 13.5

Accession Number

13.5470

Medium or Technique

Pottery

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels