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R ware bowl

Ware type: R ware Vessel type: bowl Profile: straight sided with a step Rim type: plain Base: mostly flat Surface Condition: interior shows gooves from turning Vessel Condition: good; rim chipped Decoration: none

Provenance

From Mesaid tomb 759 [M/759/1]. 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 Period, 3850–2960 B.C.

Findspot

Mesaid, Egypt

Dimensions

Overall: 7 x 13 cm (2 3/4 x 5 1/8 in.)

Accession Number

13-3-1010

Medium or Technique

Pottery

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels