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Black-topped redware bowl

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Red ware oval bowl; hand-polished; black top and interior; plain rim - chipped; flat base; good conditon. From Mesa'eed.

Provenance

From Mesaid tomb 41, no. 2 [M/41/2]. 1910: 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,

Findspot

Mesaid, Egypt

Dimensions

Legacy dimension: .053 H. .143 Length: .101 W.

Accession Number

11.633

Medium or Technique

Pottery

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels