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R ware jar

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Ovoid R ware jar (bottle or flask shape) with a pointed base, rolled everted rim - chipped.

Provenance

From Mesaid tomb 136: 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,

Findspot

Mesaid, Egypt

Dimensions

Overall: 15.5 x 10 cm (6 1/8 x 3 15/16 in.)

Accession Number

M/136/3

Medium or Technique

Pottery

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels