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R ware dish

Ware type: R ware Vessel type: dish Profile: slightly concave Rim type: plain Base: flat Surface Condition: smoothed Vessel Condition: complete, good Decoration: Other:

Provenance

From Mesaid tomb 567 [M/567]. 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 I–III, 3850–2960 B.C.

Findspot

Mesaid, Egypt

Dimensions

Overall: 3.5 x 9.5 cm (1 3/8 x 3 3/4 in.)

Accession Number

13.5418

Medium or Technique

Pottery

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels