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Black-topped redware jar

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Ware type: Black-topped Redware Body type: shoulder Rim type: plain Base: pointed Surface Condition: slightly pitted and worn

Provenance

From Mesaid tomb 197 [M/197/8]. 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: 13.5 x 9 cm (5 5/16 x 3 9/16 in.)

Accession Number

M/197/8

Medium or Technique

Pottery

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels