R ware bowl

Egyptian
Predynastic
3850–2960 B.C.


Findspot: Egypt, Mesaid, Tomb 935

Dimensions

Overall: 7.5 x 20.5 cm (2 15/16 x 8 1/16 in.)

Accession Number

13.5319

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: flat everted
Base: flat
Surface Condition: rough- typical R ware
Vessel Condition: good condition
Decoration: none
 Other:

Provenance

From Mesaid tomb 935, no. 2. [M/935/2]. 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