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Redware bowl

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Ware type: Redware Vessel type: bowl Profile: convex Rim type: plain Base: small flat Surface Condition: interior slipped and burnished; white deposits Vessel Condition: good; few rim chipes Decoration: none Other:

Provenance

From Mesaid tomb 863 [M/863]. 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: 6.5 x 13 cm (2 9/16 x 5 1/8 in.)

Accession Number

13.5502

Medium or Technique

Pottery

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels