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R ware bowl

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Ware type: R ware Body type: Profile: Convex Rim type: Rolled Base: Flat Surface Condition: White encrustations on interior and exterior. Decoration:

Provenance

From Mesaid tomb 229 [M/229/8]. 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: 6 x 16.7 cm (2 3/8 x 6 9/16 in.)

Accession Number

M/229/8

Medium or Technique

Pottery

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels