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R ware shoulder jar

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R ware shoulder jar, pointed elongated base, rolled everted rim, 2 bull's eye marks from firing, hole in the body.

Provenance

From Mesaid tomb 105 [M/105/3]. 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: 23 x 12 cm (9 1/16 x 4 3/4 in.)

Accession Number

M/105/3

Medium or Technique

Pottery

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels