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Small red brown ware bowl

Ware type: Red brown ware [Nile silt] Vessel type: bowl Profile: straight Rim type: irregular Base: flat Surface Condition: dark brown with fire blackened areas Vessel Condition: very good Decoration: Other:

Provenance

From Mesaid tomb 984 [M/984/1]. 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–III, 3850–2960 B.C.

Findspot

Mesaid, Egypt

Dimensions

Overall: 3.5 x 6 cm (1 3/8 x 2 3/8 in.)

Accession Number

13.5325

Medium or Technique

Pottery

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels