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Bowl with pot mark

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Ware type: S ware Vessel type: bowl Profile: straight sided Rim type: plain with slight carination Base: flat Surface Condition: white fabric color Vessel Condition: cracked but otherwise good Decoration: Other: potmark near base in the shape of a cresent moon with a line under it; resembles...

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Provenance

From Mesaid tomb 576 [M/576/1]. 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 Periods, Naqada II–III 3650–2960 B.C.

Findspot

Mesaid, Egypt

Dimensions

Overall: 10 x 21.5 cm (3 15/16 x 8 7/16 in.)

Accession Number

13-3-1121

Medium or Technique

Pottery

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels