R ware jar
Naqada I–III 3850–2960 B.C.
Findspot: Egypt, Mesaid, Tomb 982
Overall: 17.5 x 10.5 cm (6 7/8 x 4 1/8 in.)
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Ware type: R Ware
Vessel type: Tall
Rim type: Rolled
Surface Condition: Areas of fire blackening; cream colored deposit over much of surface
Vessel Condition: Ok. Hole in side, base missing
Other: Slightly flattened appearance
From Mesaid tomb 982 [M/982/a]. 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