R ware dish

Egyptian
Predynastic


Findspot: Egypt, Mesaid, Tomb 137

Dimensions

Overall: 14.5 x 19.5 cm (5 11/16 x 7 11/16 in.)

Accession Number

M/137/2

Medium or Technique

Pottery

Not On View

Collections

Africa and Oceania, The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

Rectangular crude R ware dish; material is crumbling.

Provenance

From Mesaid tomb 137 [M/137/2]. 1910: excavated by the Harvard University-Museum of Fine 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