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Small black-polished flask

Black hand-polished ware; good condition.

Provenance

From Mesaid (Mesa'eed) tomb 135, no. 2 [M/135/2]. 1910: excavated by the Harvard University-Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA by the government of Egypt. (Accession Date: March 2, 1911)

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition

Egyptian, Predynastic Period, Naqada I, 3650–3300 B.C.

Findspot

Mesaid (Mesa'eed), Egypt

Object Place for Label

Accession Number

11.329

Medium or Technique

Pottery: Nile silt ware

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels