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R ware bowl

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Ware type: R ware Vessel type: bowl Profile: irregular Rim type: plain Base: rounded Surface Condition: fire blackening in patches Vessel Condition: ok- slightly worn Decoration: none Other:

Provenance

From Mesaid tomb 911 [M/911]. not on tomb card. could be 811/1 instead? 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, 3850–2960 B.C.

Findspot

Mesaid, Egypt

Dimensions

Overall: 6 x 12.5 cm (2 3/8 x 4 15/16 in.)

Accession Number

13.5432

Medium or Technique

Pottery

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels