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Squat ovoid jar with lug handles

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Provenance

From Mesaid, grave 47 (M/47/5). 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: March 29, 2004)

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition

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

Findspot

Mesaid, Egypt

Dimensions

Height x width: 10 x 12.5 cm (3 15/16 x 4 15/16 in.)

Accession Number

13.5126

Medium or Technique

Limestone

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels