R ware jar
Nagada I–III, 3850–2960 B.C.
Findspot: Egypt, Mesaid, Tomb 653
Overall: 13 x 10 cm (5 1/8 x 3 15/16 in.)
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Ware type: R ware
Vessel type: globular
Profile: ovoid (flask shape)
Rim type: rolled, everted
Surface Condition: bullseye; lumpy
Vessel Condition: crack in body
From Mesaid tomb 653 [M/653/2]. 1913: excavated by the Harvard University-Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA in the division of finds by the government of Egypt.
Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition