R ware jar

Egyptian
Predynastic


Findspot: Egypt, Mesaid, Tomb 13, burial A

Dimensions

Overall: 10.5 x 7 cm (4 1/8 x 2 3/4 in.)

Accession Number

M/13/1

Medium or Technique

Pottery

Not On View

Collections

Africa and Oceania, The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

Rough nile silt jar; brown with pitting from straw; pointed base; rolled everted rim -chipped.

Provenance

From Mesaid tomb 13, burial A [M/13/1]. 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