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Ovoid jar with pointed base

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Provenance

From Mesaid tomb 948 [M/948]. 1913: excavated by the Harvard University–Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA in the division of finds by the government of Egypt. (Accession date: December 4, 1913)

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition

Egyptian, Predynastic Period, Naqada I–III 3850–2960 B.C.

Findspot

Egypt

Dimensions

Length: 7 cm (2 3/4 in.)

Accession Number

13.3800

Medium or Technique

Alabaster

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels