R ware wide mouth jar or deep bowl
Naqada I–III, 3850–2960 B.C.
Findspot: Egypt, Mesaid, Tomb 817
Overall: 12 x 13 cm (4 3/4 x 5 1/8 in.)
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Ware type: R ware
Vessel type: squat
Profile: slight shoulder
Rim type: plain, inverted
Surface Condition: mottled surface, dark brown and black
Vessel Condition: missing large rim piece
Other: thick walls
From Mesaid tomb 817 [M/817/1]. 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