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D ware jar

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Ware type: D ware Profile: shoulder Rim type: rolled Base: flat Surface Condition: Decoration: decorated with four groups of three lines each which radiate from the mouth at regular intervals.

Provenance

From Mesaid tomb 228 [M/228/8]. 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,

Findspot

Mesaid, Egypt

Dimensions

Overall: 16 x 14.5 cm (6 5/16 x 5 11/16 in.)

Accession Number

M/228/8

Medium or Technique

Pottery

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels