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Redware bowl

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Ware type: Redware Vessel type: bowl Profile: straight sided Rim type: plain Base: flat Surface Condition: interior slipped and burnished, exterior plain Vessel Condition: good; 1 crack in body Decoration: none Other: There are two objects with the same number (the other is now M/571/1a). See...

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Provenance

From Mesaid tomb 571 [M/571/1]. 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: 8 x 21.5 cm (3 1/8 x 8 7/16 in.)

Accession Number

13-3-713

Medium or Technique

Pottery

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels