S ware jar

Egyptian
Predynastic Period
Naqada II, 3650–3300 B.C.


Findspot: Egypt

Dimensions

Overall: 10.5 x 9 cm (4 1/8 x 3 9/16 in.)

Accession Number

M/6/23

Medium or Technique

Pottery

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

Globular jar with a rolled, everted rim, round base, and narrow mouth. Buff colored fabric.

Provenance

From Mesaid tomb 6. 1910: Excavated by the Harvard University–Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA by the government of Egypt.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition