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R ware bowl

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Ware type: R ware Vessel type: bowl Profile: slightly concave Rim type: plain Base: flat Surface Condition: slightly chipped, interior smooth Vessel Condition: okay, some chips Decoration: Other:

Provenance

From Mesaid tomb 981 [M/981]. 1913: Excavated by the Harvard University–Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA by the government of Egypt.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition

Egyptian, Predynastic Period, Naqada I–III, 3850–2960 B.C.

Findspot

Mesaid, Egypt

Dimensions

Overall: 4.5 x 11.5 cm (1 3/4 x 4 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

13.5545

Medium or Technique

Pottery

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels