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R ware dish

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Ware type: R ware Vessel type: dish Profile: convex Rim type: plain Base: round Surface Condition: typical R ware Vessel Condition: good Decoration: Other: black written in "68" or "69" on base.

Provenance

From Mesaid tomb 569. 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,

Findspot

Mesaid, Egypt

Dimensions

Overall: 4.5 x 9.5 cm (1 3/4 x 3 3/4 in.)

Accession Number

13-3-1114

Medium or Technique

Pottery

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels