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Slender ovoid jar

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Slender ovoid jar with flat base and everted rim. Plum wash.

Provenance

From Mesaid tomb 548 [M/548/2]. 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

Height: 22 cm (8 11/16 in.)

Accession Number

13-3-797

Medium or Technique

Pottery

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels