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Small, oval-shaped Redware dish with a thick, rounded base. Some surface cracking.

Provenance

From Mesaid tomb 123 [M/123/4]. 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: 7 x 11 cm (2 3/4 x 4 5/16 in.)

Accession Number

M/123/4

Medium or Technique

Pottery

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels