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R ware jar

Ware type: R ware Vessel type: globular Profile: ovoid Rim type: rolled, everted Base: pointed Surface Condition: coarse Vessel Condition: very good Decoration: Other:

Provenance

From Mesaid tomb 533 [M/533/4]. 1913: excavated by the Hard 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: 16 x 9.5 cm (6 5/16 x 3 3/4 in.)

Accession Number

13.5447

Medium or Technique

Pottery

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels