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Redware jar (flask)

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Ware type: P ware (redware) Vessel type: globular jar Profile: ovoid Rim type: plain everted Base: pointed Surface Condition: vertical burnish; worn Vessel Condition: rim chipped; body cracked Decoration: Other:

Provenance

From Qena. Tag with the object said K/65/50, but in the object register it is 65/x (from debris). Excavated by the Harvard University–Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA by the government of Egypt.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition

Egyptian, Predynastic Period, Naqada I–II, 3850–3300 B.C.

Findspot

Qena

Dimensions

Overall: 14 x 8.5 cm (5 1/2 x 3 3/8 in.)

Accession Number

13.5186

Medium or Technique

Pottery

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels