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Small redware bowl

Ware type: Redware (P ware) Vessel type: Bowl Profile: straight sided Rim type: plain Base: flat Surface Condition: slipped and burnished; worn Vessel Condition: complete in 4 fragments Decoration: none Other:

Provenance

From Mesaid tomb 611. not on tomb card. might be misattributed to 611. 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,

Findspot

Mesaid, Egypt

Dimensions

Overall: 6 x 15 cm (2 3/8 x 5 7/8 in.)

Accession Number

13-3-710a

Medium or Technique

Pottery

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels