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Small shoulder jar

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Ware type: S ware? Vessel type: squat Profile: shoulder Rim type: rolled everted Base: flat Surface Condition: smooth orangish-brown Vessel Condition: good; very cute vessel Decoration: none

Provenance

From Mesaid tomb 922 [M/922]. 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. This object was also registered as 13-4-98 as a small find.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition

Egyptian, Predynastic Period, Naqada II–III, 3650–2960

Findspot

Mesaid, Egypt

Dimensions

Overall: 4.5 x 5.2 cm (1 3/4 x 2 1/16 in.)

Accession Number

13.5523

Medium or Technique

Pottery

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels