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Miniature D ware shoulder jar

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Small shoulder jar - incomplete, no base; traces of red decoration; rolled everted rim.

Provenance

From Mesaid tomb 138 [M/138/2]. 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: 6 x 6 cm (2 3/8 x 2 3/8 in.)

Accession Number

M/138/2

Medium or Technique

Pottery

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels