Large R ware storage jar

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


Findspot: Qena, K/2104/1

Dimensions

Overall: 45 x 16 cm (17 11/16 x 6 5/16 in.)

Accession Number

13.5172

Medium or Technique

Pottery

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

Ware type: R ware
Vessel type: slender
Profile: shoulder
Rim type: rolled; collared
Base: pointed, broken
Surface Condition: smoothed in places
Vessel Condition: good
Decoration:
Other: thick walls, crudely made

Provenance

From K/2104/1.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition