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R ware shoulder jar

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Small R ware shoulder jar; pointed base, rolled everted rim - cracked.

Provenance

From Mesaid tomb 101, no. 1 [M/101/1]. 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 Period, Naqada I–III, 3850–2960 B.C.

Findspot

Mesaid, Egypt

Dimensions

Overall: 18 x 10 cm (7 1/16 x 3 15/16 in.)

Accession Number

11.34981

Medium or Technique

Pottery

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels