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Miniature R ware bowl

Egyptian
Predynastic
3850–2960 B.C.


Findspot: Egypt, Mesaid, Tomb 924

Dimensions

Overall: 3.5 x 8 cm (1 3/8 x 3 1/8 in.)

Accession Number

13.5527

Medium or Technique

Pottery

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

Ware type: R ware
Vessel type: bowl [ miniature]
Profile: slightly convex
Rim type: plain, irregular
Base: flat
Surface Condition: smoothed R ware; fire blackened
Vessel Condition: complete; fair condition
Decoration: none
 Other:

Provenance

From Mesaid tomb 924 [M/924/b]. 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