R ware jar
Naqada I–III, 3850–2960 B.C.
Findspot: Egypt, Mesaid, Tomb 602
Overall: 12 x 9 cm (4 3/4 x 3 9/16 in.)
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Ware type: R ware jar
Vessel type: globular (flask)
Rim type: plain everted
Base: pointed and off-center
Surface Condition: typical R ware rough; bullseye on side
Vessel Condition: good, small chips
Other: irregularly shaped
From Mesaid tomb 602 [M/602/a].
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