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Small broken bowl

Ware type: nile silt [redware?] Vessel type: bowl Profile: straight sided Rim type: plain, slightly carinated Base: flat Surface Condition: smooth red-brown color; no slip or burnish Vessel Condition: nearly complete in 7 pieces Decoration: none Other:

Provenance

From Mesaid tomb 913 [M/913/b]. 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, 3850–2960 B.C.

Findspot

Mesaid, Egypt

Dimensions

Overall: 5 x 9.5 cm (1 15/16 x 3 3/4 in.)

Accession Number

13.5358

Medium or Technique

Pottery

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels