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R ware wide mouth jar

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Ware type: R ware Vessel type: globular Profile: ovoid Rim type: everted, wide mouth Base: pointed Surface Condition: bullseye mark on side Vessel Condition: complete Decoration: none Other:

Provenance

From Mesaid tomb 162 [M/162/3]. 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: 18 x 11 cm (7 1/16 x 4 5/16 in.)

Accession Number

M/162/3

Medium or Technique

Pottery

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels