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R ware concave dish

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


Findspot: Egypt, Mesaid, 927

Dimensions

Overall: 4 x 10.7 cm (1 9/16 x 4 3/16 in.)

Accession Number

13.5430

Medium or Technique

Pottery

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

Ware type: R ware
Vessel type: dish
Profile: concave
Rim type: plain
Base: flat, irregular
Surface Condition: smoothed interior and exterior
Vessel Condition: chipped rim
Decoration:
 Other:

Provenance

From Mesaid tomb 927 [M/927]. 1913: excavated by the Harvard-Museum of Fine of 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