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Ware type: redware Vessel type: bowl Profile: convex Rim type: plain Base: flat with point Surface Condition: unslipped redware, light pink Vessel Condition: good Decoration: Other: uneven base

Provenance

From Mesaid tomb 646. not on tomb card, but in object register as 646. 1913: 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 Period, Nagada I–II, 3650–3300 B.C.

Findspot

Mesaid, Egypt

Dimensions

Overall: 7 x 11.5 cm (2 3/4 x 4 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

13-3-511

Medium or Technique

Pottery

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels