R ware shoulder jar
Naqada I–III, 3850–2960 B.C.
Findspot: Egypt, Mesaid, Tomb 958
Overall: 14.5 x 8.5 cm (5 11/16 x 3 3/8 in.)
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Ware type: R ware
Vessel type: tall
Rim type: rolled, everted rim, and a narrow neck
Surface Condition: one side of the vessel is darker than the other
Vessel Condition: very good
From Mesaid tomb 958 [M/958/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