R ware jar (flask shape)
Naqada I–III, 3850–2960 B.C.
Findspot: Egypt, Mesaid, Tomb 523
Overall: 16 x 9.5 cm (6 5/16 x 3 3/4 in.)
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Ware type: R ware
Vessel type: globular
Rim type: plain everted
Surface Condition: typical R ware; dark brown-red color
Vessel Condition: ok
From Mesaid tomb 523 [M/523]. 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