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R ware jar

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Ware type: R ware Vessel type: tall Profile: ovoid Rim type: plain Base: pointed Surface Condition: eroding, rough Vessel Condition: okay Decoration: Other:

Provenance

From Mesaid tomb 801 debris [M/801/b]. 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

Overall: 19.5 x 12.5 cm (7 11/16 x 4 15/16 in.)

Accession Number

13-3-849

Medium or Technique

Pottery

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels