R ware beaker

Egyptian
Predynastic


Findspot: Egypt, Mesaid, Tomb 11

Dimensions

Overall: 21 x 9 cm (8 1/4 x 3 9/16 in.)

Accession Number

M/11/1

Medium or Technique

Pottery

Not On View

Collections

Africa and Oceania, The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

Crude R ware beaker or cylinder jar; rounded base; rolled everted rim; neck is finger modeled but not constricted.

Provenance

From Mesaid tomb 11 [M/11/1]. 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