R ware jar
Naqada I–III, 3850–2960 B.C.
Findspot: Egypt, Mesaid, Tomb 654
Overall: 18.5 x 9 cm (7 5/16 x 3 9/16 in.)
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Ware type: R ware
Vessel type: wide-mouthed jar
Rim type: rolled, everted
Surface Condition: worn away in places; smoke smudged base
Vessel Condition: good; complete
From Mesaid tomb 654, no. 2 [M/654/2]. 1913: excavated by the Harvard University-Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA by the government of Egypt.
Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition