R ware jar

Egyptian
Predynastic


Findspot: Egypt, Mesaid, Tomb 10

Dimensions

Overall: 13.2 x 9.5 cm (5 3/16 x 3 3/4 in.)

Accession Number

M/10/18

Medium or Technique

Pottery

Not On View

Collections

Africa and Oceania, The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

Ovoid R ware jar; pointed base; rolled everted rim; complete and in good condition. (flask shape)

Provenance

From Mesaid tomb 10 [M/10/18]. 1910: 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