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Small crude R ware dish

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Ware type: R Ware Vessel type: Dish Profile: Irregular Rim type: Rounded Base: Plain Surface Condition: Blackened interior, dark spot on base Vessel Condition: Good, rim chip Decoration: Other:

Provenance

From Mesaid, tomb 955 [M/955/h]. DF notes that object not on tomb card (6/04). 1913: 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: 3 x 7.5 cm (1 3/16 x 2 15/16 in.)

Accession Number

13.5330

Medium or Technique

Pottery

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels