R ware jar

Egyptian
Predynastic


Findspot: Egypt, Mesaid, Tomb 136

Dimensions

Overall: 15.5 x 10 cm (6 1/8 x 3 15/16 in.)

Accession Number

M/136/3

Medium or Technique

Pottery

Not On View

Collections

Africa and Oceania, The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

Ovoid R ware jar (bottle or flask shape) with a pointed base, rolled everted rim - chipped.

Provenance

From Mesaid tomb 136: 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