R ware jar (flask)
Naqada I–III, 3850–2960 B.C.
Findspot: Egypt, Mesaid, Tomb 833
Overall: 10.5 x 7 cm (4 1/8 x 2 3/4 in.)
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Ware type: R Ware
Vessel type: Globular
Profile: Ovoid Flask
Rim type: Rolled Collar neck
Surface Condition: Smooth R ware, darker base
Vessel Condition: Three cracks, no chips
From Mesaid tomb 833 [M/833/3] . 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