R ware bowl

Egyptian
Predynastic Period
Naqada I–III, 3850–2960 B.C.


Findspot: Egypt, Mesaid, Tomb 16

Dimensions

Overall: 4.5 x 14.5 cm (1 3/4 x 5 11/16 in.)

Accession Number

M/16/3

Medium or Technique

Pottery

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

R ware bowl; crude; coil built; flat base; rolled rim.

Provenance

From Mesaid tomb 16 [M/16/3]. 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