R ware jar

Egyptian
Predynastic


Findspot: Egypt, Mesaid, Tomb 61

Dimensions

Overall: 14.2 x 11.5 cm (5 9/16 x 4 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

M/61/3

Medium or Technique

Pottery

Not On View

Collections

Africa and Oceania, The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

Ovoid R ware jar with narrow neck, rolled everted rim - chipped, round base, some white mineral deposits on surface.

Provenance

From Mesaid tomb 61 [M/61/3]. 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