R ware bowl
Naqada I–III, 3850–2960 B.C.
Findspot: Egypt, Mesaid, Tomb 955
Overall: 6.5 x 18 cm (2 9/16 x 7 1/16 in.)
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Ware type: R ware
Vessel type: bowl
Rim type: plain
Surface Condition: light color
Vessel Condition: good; one rim chip
Other: “smooth coarse”
From Mesaid tomb 955 [M/955]. 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.
Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition