R ware dish

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


Findspot: Egypt, Mesaid, Tomb 509

Dimensions

Overall: 4 x 10 cm (1 9/16 x 3 15/16 in.)

Accession Number

13.5805.2

Medium or Technique

Pottery

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

R ware dish; round base, plain rim, smoke smudged.

Provenance

From Mesaid tomb 509 [M/509]. Object not on tomb card. 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