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R ware jar

Ware type: R ware Vessel type: globular (flask) Profile: ovoid Rim type: rolled; small mouthed Base: rounded Surface Condition: light colored fabric; R ware- rough Vessel Condition: complete, chipped rim Decoration: none Other:

Provenance

From Mesaid tomb 582 debris [M/582]. 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: 12 x 8.5 cm (4 3/4 x 3 3/8 in.)

Accession Number

13-3-1127

Medium or Technique

Pottery

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels