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Decorated shoulder jar with wavy lines

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Redware (P ware); Shoulder type, tubular lug handles, flat base, flat worn rim; 4 vertical registers of wavy lines in red.

Provenance

From Mesaid tomb 864 [M/864/a]. No object register number? 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.

Findspot

Mesaid, Egypt

Dimensions

Overall: 9.5 x 9 cm (3 3/4 x 3 9/16 in.)

Accession Number

13.3921

Medium or Technique

Pottery

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels