Collared storage jar
Naqada I–III, 3850–2960 B.C.
Findspot: Egypt, Mesaid, Tomb 955
Overall: 34 x 21.5 cm (13 3/8 x 8 7/16 in.)
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Ware type: R ware
Vessel type: tall jar
Rim type: plain
Base: flat; chipped
Surface Condition: a bit worn on edges
Vessel Condition: good
Decoration: decorated with a wet incised line around neck/shoulder
From Mesaid tomb 955, no. 10 [M/955/10]. 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.
Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition