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Crude R ware jar

Egyptian
Predynastic
3850–2960 B.C.


Findspot: Egypt, Mesaid, Tomb 696

Dimensions

no reconstructable dimensions

Accession Number

13.5316

Medium or Technique

Pottery

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

Ware type: R ware
Vessel type: globular?
Profile: ovoid?
Rim type: rolled, everted- complete
Base: pointed?
Surface Condition: terrible; eroding
Vessel Condition: incomplete in 22 fragments; not reconstructable
Decoration: none
 Other:

Provenance

From Mesaid tomb 696, no. 1 [M/696/1]. 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