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Redware shoulder jar

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Small redware shoulder jar; pointed base; rolled everted rim; surface polished but worn off.

Provenance

From Mesaid tomb 22 [M/22/1]. 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: 13.7 x 7.5 cm (5 3/8 x 2 15/16 in.)

Accession Number

M/22/1

Medium or Technique

Pottery

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels