S ware squat jar
Naqada II–III, 3650–2960 B.C.
Overall: 13 x 19 cm (5 1/8 x 7 1/2 in.)
Medium or Technique
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Squat, ovoid jar; everted rim; round base. S Ware (marl); slightly encrusted and discolored. Good condition, some rim chips. Two large tubular handles.
By 1909: purchased in Egypt by Joseph Lindon Smith; 1909: on loan to the MFA; 1911: purchased by the MFA through funds provided by Mary S. Ames.
(Accession date: August 3, 1911.)
Gift of Miss Mary S. Ames