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R ware bowl

Ware type: R ware Vessel type: wide bowl Profile: concave Rim type: plain Base: flat Surface Condition: orange-red color Vessel Condition: 50% complete; 3 fragments Decoration: Other: thick walls

Provenance

From Mesaid tomb 656 derbis [M/656/a]. 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, Nagada I–III, 3850–2960 B.C.

Findspot

Mesaid, Egypt

Dimensions

Overall: 7 x 21.5 cm (2 3/4 x 8 7/16 in.)

Accession Number

13-3-1027

Medium or Technique

Pottery

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels