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Redware bowl

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Ware type: Redware Vessel type: bowl Profile: straight sided Rim type: plain Base: small, flat Surface Condition: slipped interior, no burnishing marks Vessel Condition: excellent Decoration: none Other:

Provenance

From Mesaid tomb 935 [M/935/4]. 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: 6 x 12.5 cm (2 3/8 x 4 15/16 in.)

Accession Number

13.5118

Medium or Technique

Pottery

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels