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R ware jar

Ware type: R ware Vessel type: globular (flask) Profile: ovoid Rim type: rolled Base: pointed Surface Condition: one bullseye near rim Vessel Condition: very good Decoration: Other:

Provenance

From Mesaid, Tomb 871. not on tomb card. 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: 12.5 x 9 cm (4 15/16 x 3 9/16 in.)

Accession Number

13-3-1312

Medium or Technique

Pottery

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels