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R ware jar

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R ware jar with pointed base and a rolled, everted rim. [flask shape]

Provenance

From Mesaid tomb 5 [M/5/10]. 1910: 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, 3850–2960 B.C.

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Egypt

Dimensions

Overall: 25 x 11.5 cm (9 13/16 x 4 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

M/5/10

Medium or Technique

Pottery

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels