R ware jar (flask)
Naqada I–III 3850–2960 B.C.
Findspot: Egypt, Mesaid, Tomb 580
Overall: 15 x 9 cm (5 7/8 x 3 9/16 in.)
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Ware type: R ware
Vessel type: globular (flask)
Rim type: everted, worn
Surface Condition: smoothed R ware
Vessel Condition: complete and good
From Mesaid tomb 580 [M/580/1]. 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