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R ware dish

Ware type: R ware Vessel type: Dish Profile: convex Rim type: plain Base: round Surface Condition: flaky Vessel Condition: large decayed area at base Decoration: none Other:

Provenance

From Mesaid tomb 924 [M/924/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, 3850–2960 B.C.

Findspot

Mesaid, Egypt

Dimensions

Overall: 4 x 11 cm (1 9/16 x 4 5/16 in.)

Accession Number

13.5528

Medium or Technique

Pottery

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels