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R ware beaker

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Crude R ware beaker or cylinder jar; rounded base; rolled everted rim; neck is finger modeled but not constricted.

Provenance

From Mesaid tomb 11 [M/11/1]. 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: 21 x 9 cm (8 1/4 x 3 9/16 in.)

Accession Number

M/11/1

Medium or Technique

Pottery

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels