R ware jar
Naqada I–III, 3850–2960 B.C.
Findspot: Egypt, Mesaid, Tomb 557
Overall: 11 x 8 cm (4 5/16 x 3 1/8 in.)
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Ware type: R ware
Vessel type: globular (flask)
Rim type: rolled everted
Surface Condition: R ware with blackened areas
Vessel Condition: chipped rim, no cracks
From Mesaid tomb 557 [M/557/4]. 1913: excavated by the Harvard University-Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA in the division of finds by the government of Egypt.
Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition