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R ware dish

Ware type: R ware Vessel type: dish Profile: convex Rim type: flattened, inverted Base: slightly concave base Surface Condition: pink exterior, drab interior; possibly self-slipped Vessel Condition: good; complete Decoration: Other:

Provenance

From Naga el-Hai (Qena), tomb K 419/1. 1913: Excavated by the Harvard University–Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA by the government of Egypt.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition

Egyptian, Predynastic Period, Naqada I–III, 3850–2960 B.C.

Findspot

Naga el-Hai (Qena)

Dimensions

Overall: 5 x 16.5 cm (1 15/16 x 6 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

13.5177

Medium or Technique

Pottery

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels