Black-topped concave bowl

Egyptian
Predynastic Period
Naqada I–II, 3850–3300 B.C.


Findspot: Egypt, El-Mahasna, H39

Dimensions

Height x diameter: 6 x 18 cm (2 3/8 x 7 1/16 in.)

Accession Number

09.822

Medium or Technique

Pottery

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

Black topped redware concave bowl. There is a high polished glaze on the interior. The base is flat, and the rim is plain. The surface is worn.

Provenance

From El-Mahasna, H39. 1909: Excavated by the Egypt Exploration Fund. Gift of the Egypt Exploration Fund 1909

Credit Line

Egypt Exploration Fund by subscription