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R ware dish

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Small R ware dish; round base, plain rim - chipped, fired blackened on the base.

Provenance

From Mesaid tomb 509, object b [M/509/b]. 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 Period, Naqada I–III, 3850–2960 B.C.

Findspot

Mesaid, Egypt

Dimensions

Overall: 4 x 10 cm (1 9/16 x 3 15/16 in.)

Accession Number

13.5805.1

Medium or Technique

Pottery

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels