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Crude R ware jar or flask

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R ware jar with a very pointed base, and plain everted rim; crudely made.

Provenance

From Mesaid tomb 10 [M/10/19]. 1910: 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, 3850–2960 B.C.

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Egypt

Dimensions

Overall: 13 x 8 cm (5 1/8 x 3 1/8 in.)

Accession Number

M/10/19

Medium or Technique

Pottery

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels