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Concave R ware bowl

Ware type: R ware Vessel type: bowl Profile: concave Rim type: plain, flaring Base: flat, uneven Surface Condition: red-orange color; smoothed Vessel Condition: cracted; large rim piece missing Decoration: none Other:

Provenance

From Mesaid tomb 910 [M/910/i]. 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, 3850–2960 B.C.

Findspot

Mesaid, Egypt

Dimensions

Overall: 6.5 x 16.5 cm (2 9/16 x 6 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

13.5298

Medium or Technique

Pottery

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels