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Redware bowl

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Ware type: Redware (P ware) Vessel type: Bowl Profile: convex sided Rim type: plain, inverted Base: flat Surface Condition: slipped and polished Vessel Condition: good, complete Decoration: none Other:

Provenance

From Mesaid tomb 155, possibly from debris [M/155/b]. 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 Period, Naqada I–II, 3850–3300 B.C.

Findspot

Egypt

Dimensions

Height x diameter: 8.5 x 14 cm (3 3/8 x 5 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

11.34983

Medium or Technique

Pottery

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels