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R ware jar (flask)

Ware type: R ware Vessel type: globular jar (flask) Profile: ovoid Rim type: everted plain; one-third missing Base: pointed Surface Condition: R ware with bullseye mark on side; eroding in spots Vessel Condition: ok Decoration: none Other:

Provenance

From Mesaid tomb 545. 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,

Findspot

Mesaid, Egypt

Dimensions

Overall: 24 x 14 cm (9 7/16 x 5 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

13-3-789

Medium or Technique

Pottery

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels