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Redware beaker

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Ware type: Redware Vessel type: Beaker Profile: Convex Rim type: Plain Base: Flat Surface Condition: Interior slip and burnish to one inch on exterior rim. Comb marks on exterior. Vessel Condition: Good. One small hole in base. Decoration: Other: Could be 13-3-1264 but no match on dimensions.

Provenance

From Mesaid tomb 807 [M/807/1]. 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: 23 x 21.5 cm (9 1/16 x 8 7/16 in.)

Accession Number

13-3-1264

Medium or Technique

Pottery

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels