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R ware jar (flask shape)

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Ware type: R ware Vessel type: globular Profile: ovoid Rim type: plain, long neck Base: pointed Surface Condition: rough textured ware Vessel Condition: complete, 1 crack Decoration: none Other:

Provenance

From Mesaid tomb 148 [M/148/6]. 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: 16 x 9.5 cm (6 5/16 x 3 3/4 in.)

Accession Number

M/148/6

Medium or Technique

Pottery

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels