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Redware bowl

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Ware type: Redware (P ware) Vessel type: large bowl Profile: straight sided Rim type: plain Base: flat, uneven Surface Condition: interior streaky slipped and burnished Vessel Condition: good Decoration: none Other:

Provenance

From Mesaid tomb 524 [M/524/1]. 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: 12 x 26 cm (4 3/4 x 10 1/4 in.)

Accession Number

13-3-1106

Medium or Technique

Pottery

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels