R ware jar
Naqada I–III, 3850–2960 B.C.
Findspot: Egypt, Mesaid, Tomb 744
Overall: 12 x 9 cm (4 3/4 x 3 9/16 in.)
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Ware type: R ware
Vessel type: jar (flask shape)
Profile: globular, ovoid
Rim type: plain, everted
Surface Condition: typical R ware
Vessel Condition: good
Other: no tomb card. small petrified cocoon in the interior?
From Mesaid tomb 744 derbis [M/744/d]. 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