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Slipped redware bowl

Ware type: redware (P ware) Vessel type: irregular bowl Profile: straight-sided Rim type: plain Base: flat Surface Condition: redware, slipped interior Vessel Condition: Decoration: Other:

Provenance

From Mesaid tomb 786 [M/786/4]. 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, Nagada I–II, 3850–3300 B.C.

Findspot

Mesaid, Egypt

Dimensions

Overall: 9 x 16 cm (3 9/16 x 6 5/16 in.)

Accession Number

13-3-1250

Medium or Technique

Pottery

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels