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R ware ovoid jar

Ware type: R ware Vessel type: globular jar Profile: ovoid Rim type: rolled everted Base: flat Surface Condition: smoke smudged in one spot; rough- typical R ware Vessel Condition: complete but in 2 fragments Decoration: none Other:

Provenance

From Mesaid tomb 936 debris [M/936/a]. no object register number found. 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, 3850–2960 B.C.

Findspot

Mesaid, Egypt

Dimensions

Overall: 12.5 x 10 cm (4 15/16 x 3 15/16 in.)

Accession Number

13-3-697

Medium or Technique

Pottery

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels