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D ware decorated jar

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Ware type: D ware Body type: shoulder Profile: Rim type: rolled rim, narrow neck Base: flat Surface Condition: Decoration: decorated with four groups of horizontal wavy lines, three per group.

Provenance

From Mesaid tomb 228 [M/228/6]. 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: 12 x 13.5 cm (4 3/4 x 5 5/16 in.)

Accession Number

M/228/6

Medium or Technique

Pottery

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels