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R ware plate or dish

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R ware plate or dish; very crude work with thick walls, roughly oval shape, irregular rim or lip, cracked body, uneven base.

Provenance

From Mesaid tomb 57 [M/57/2]. 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: 7 x 22 cm (2 3/4 x 8 11/16 in.)

Accession Number

M/57/2

Medium or Technique

Pottery

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels