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R ware jar

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R ware ovoid jar; pointed base, everted rolled rim, narrow neck. [bottle or flask shape]

Provenance

From Mesaid tomb 502 [M/502] 1913: 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 Period, Naqada I–III, 3850–2960 B.C.

Findspot

Mesaid, Egypt

Dimensions

Other: 22.5 x 14 cm (8 7/8 x 5 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

13-3-890

Medium or Technique

Pottery

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels