R ware shoulder jar
Naqada I–III, 3850–2960 B.C.
Findspot: Egypt, Mesaid
Overall: 19.5 x 14 cm (7 11/16 x 5 1/2 in.)
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Ware type: R ware
Vessel type: shoulder
Rim type: plain
Surface Condition: very worn and eroded; slipped
Vessel Condition: complete; some cracks
From Mesaid tomb 959 [M/959/1].
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