R ware shoulder jar

Egyptian
Predynastic


Findspot: Egypt, Mesaid, tomb 105

Dimensions

Overall: 27 x 12.5 cm (10 5/8 x 4 15/16 in.)

Accession Number

M/105/5

Medium or Technique

Pottery

Not On View

Collections

Africa and Oceania, The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

R Ware shoulder jar with a pointed base, and rolled, everted rim.

Provenance

From Mesaid tomb 105 [M/105/5]. 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