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Redware shoulder jar

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Provenance

From Mesaid tomb 924 [M/924/3]. 1913: excavated by the Harvard University–Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA in the division of finds by the government of Egypt. (Accession date: March 29, 2004)

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition

Egyptian, Predynastic Period, Naqada II–III, 3850–3300 B.C.

Findspot

Mesaid, Egypt

Dimensions

Height x diameter: 17 x 9 cm (6 11/16 x 3 9/16 in.)

Accession Number

13.5129

Medium or Technique

Pottery

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels