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Red burnished miniature jar

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Red burnished miniature jar with a plain, slightly everted rim, and a flat base. Abrasion around the neck.

Provenance

From Mesaid tomb 117 [M/117/1]. 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 6.5 cm (4 3/4 x 2 9/16 in.)

Accession Number

M/117/1

Medium or Technique

Pottery

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels