R ware jar (flask)
Findspot: Egypt, Mesaid, Tomb 836
Overall: 19 x 15 cm (7 1/2 x 5 7/8 in.)
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Ware type: R ware
Vessel type: globular jar- very round
Profile: bag shaped
Rim type: rolled everted; narrow neck
Base: rounded point
Surface Condition: 2 bullseyes; brown color
Vessel Condition: very good
Other: area of scratches on surface that looks like an M with vertical lines under it; could be a small potmark or a random feature.
From Mesaid tomb 836 debris [M/836/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