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Crude R ware jar

Ware type: R ware Vessel type: globular? Profile: ovoid? Rim type: rolled, everted- complete Base: pointed? Surface Condition: terrible; eroding Vessel Condition: incomplete in 22 fragments; not reconstructable Decoration: none Other:

Provenance

From Mesaid tomb 696, no. 1 [M/696/1]. 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

no reconstructable dimensions

Accession Number

13.5316

Medium or Technique

Pottery

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels