R ware shoulder jar
Naqada I–III, 3850–2960 B.C.
Findspot: Egypt, Mesaid, Tomb 981
Overall: 38 x 22 cm (14 15/16 x 8 11/16 in.)
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Ware type: R Ware
Vessel type: Tall
Rim type: Rolled
Surface Condition: Red slip, areas of salt deposits
Vessel Condition: Ok. Some cracks
Other: Some bullseyes on surface
From Mesaid tomb 981 [M/981/17]. 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