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R ware bowl or cup

Egyptian
Predynastic Period


Findspot: Egypt, Mesaid, Tomb 545

Dimensions

Overall: 5.5 x 8.5 cm (2 3/16 x 3 3/8 in.)

Accession Number

13-3-780

Medium or Technique

Pottery

Not On View

Collections

Africa and Oceania, The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

Ware type: R ware
Vessel type: bowl or cup
Profile: straight sided
Rim type: plain
Base: flat
Surface Condition: Typical R ware
Vessel Condition: good
Decoration: none
 Other:

Provenance

From Mesaid tomb 545 [M/545/2]. 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