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D ware jar

Ware type: D ware Vessel type: ovoid jar Profile: globular Rim type: rolled Base: missing Surface Condition: surface heavily encrusted Vessel Condition: one large fragment of rim, neck and upper body, plus one small body fragment; about 60% complete; vessel misshapen Decoration: red dash marks...

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Provenance

From Mesaid, M/958. 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 II–III, 3650–2960 B.C.

Findspot

Mesaid, Egypt

Dimensions

Overall: 20 cm (7 7/8 in.)

Accession Number

13.5382

Medium or Technique

Pottery

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels