R ware shoulder jar

Egyptian
Predynastic Period
Naqada I–III, 3850–2960 B.C.


Findspot: Egypt, Mesaid, Tomb 101

Dimensions

Overall: 18 x 10 cm (7 1/16 x 3 15/16 in.)

Accession Number

11.34981

Medium or Technique

Pottery

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

Small R ware shoulder jar; pointed base, rolled everted rim - cracked.

Provenance

From Mesaid tomb 101, no. 1 [M/101/1]. 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