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R ware bowl

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


Findspot: Egypt, Mesaid, Tomb 625

Dimensions

Overall: 5.5 x 13.5 cm (2 3/16 x 5 5/16 in.)

Accession Number

13-3-553

Medium or Technique

Pottery

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

Ware type: R ware
Vessel type: Bowl
Profile: straight sided
Rim type: plain
Base: flat
Surface Condition: rough - typical R ware
Vessel Condition: good
Decoration: none
 Other:

Provenance

From Mesaid tomb 625 debris [M/625/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