Crude R ware jar or flask

Egyptian
Predynastic
3850–2960 B.C.


Findspot: Egypt, Mesaid, tomb 10

Dimensions

Overall: 13 x 8 cm (5 1/8 x 3 1/8 in.)

Accession Number

M/10/19

Medium or Technique

Pottery

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

R ware jar with a very pointed base, and plain everted rim; crudely made.

Provenance

From Mesaid tomb 10 [M/10/19]. 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