R ware jar

Egyptian
Predynastic


Findspot: Egypt, Mesaid, Tomb 58

Dimensions

Overall: 17 x 9.3 cm (6 11/16 x 3 11/16 in.)

Accession Number

M/58/1

Medium or Technique

Pottery

Not On View

Collections

Africa and Oceania, The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

R ware jar; collar neck, plain rim, pointed base. Incised or gouged V shaped pot mark.

Provenance

From Mesaid tomb 58 [M/58/1]. 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