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Black-topped red polished bowl

Nubian
C-Group
2400–1550 B.C.


Findspot: Nubia, Egypt, Naga el-Sheikh, Cemetery 135, Grave 21

Dimensions

Overall: 14 x 16.9 cm (5 1/2 x 6 5/8 in.)

Accession Number

19.3553

Medium or Technique

Pottery

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

The surface treatments of this black-topped red polished bowl have worn somewhat, but it is otherwise intact.

Provenance

From Seyala (ASN135/21/2). 1911. Excavated by Harvard University–Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition for the Archaeological Survey of Nubia; assigned to the MFA in the division of finds by the Egyptian government.

(Accession Date: August 1, 2006)

Credit Line

Archaeological Survey of Nubia