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R ware shoulder jar

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R Ware shoulder jar with a pointed base, and rolled, everted rim.

Provenance

From Mesaid tomb 105 [M/105/5]. 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: 27 x 12.5 cm (10 5/8 x 4 15/16 in.)

Accession Number

M/105/5

Medium or Technique

Pottery

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels