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Redware jar

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Redware globular, ovoid jar. Rolled, everted rim and flat base. Unslipped and smooth surface. Would be a good MLN candidate.

Provenance

From Mesaid tomb 228 [M/228/5]. 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,

Findspot

Mesaid, Egypt

Dimensions

Overall: 17.5 x 13.2 cm (6 7/8 x 5 3/16 in.)

Accession Number

M/228/5

Medium or Technique

Pottery

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels