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R ware jar

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R ware ovoid jar with a pointed base, narrow neck, and rolled everted rim. Some surface deposits.

Provenance

From Mesaid tomb 98 [M/98/2]. 1910: 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: 23 x 13 cm (9 1/16 x 5 1/8 in.)

Accession Number

M/98/2

Medium or Technique

Pottery

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels