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Black-topped redware beaker

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Ware type: Black-topped Redware Body type: Profile: convex Rim type: rolled, everted, mostly broken Base: small, flat Surface Condition: Decoration:

Provenance

From Mesaid tomb 197 [M/197/5]. 1910: excavated by the Harvard University-Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA in the division of finds by the government of Egypt.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition

Egyptian, Predynastic,

Findspot

Mesaid, Egypt

Dimensions

Overall: 17 x 8.5 cm (6 11/16 x 3 3/8 in.)

Accession Number

M/197/5

Medium or Technique

Pottery

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels