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R ware jar

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Ovoid R ware jar with narrow neck, rolled everted rim - chipped, round base, some white mineral deposits on surface.

Provenance

From Mesaid tomb 61 [M/61/3]. 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: 14.2 x 11.5 cm (5 9/16 x 4 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

M/61/3

Medium or Technique

Pottery

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels