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Squat miniature shoulder jar

Redware squat shoulder jar, unslipped, buff colored. Small flat base, rolled rim, small mouth. Fairly good condition except for chipped rim.

Provenance

From Mesaid tomb 930 [M/930]. 1913: Excavated by the Harvard University–Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA by the government of Egypt.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition

Egyptian, Predynastic Period, Naqada II–III 3650–2960 B.C.

Object Place

Mesaid, Egypt

Accession Number

13.3949

Medium or Technique

Pottery

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels