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Oval redware bowl

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Ware type: P ware Vessel type: bowl Profile: convex Rim type: plain Base: rond Surface Condition: exterior has a streaky burnish and white deposits. Interior is slipped and burnished. Vessel Condition: good; one rim fragment missing Decoration: Other:

Provenance

From Mesaid tomb 967 [M/967]. 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, Naqada I–II, 3850–3300 B.C.

Findspot

Mesaid, Egypt

Dimensions

Overall: 7 x 18 cm (2 3/4 x 7 1/16 in.)

Accession Number

13.5371

Medium or Technique

Pottery

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels