Black-topped redware beaker (Egyptian)

Egyptian
Predynastic Period, Naqada I
3850–3650 B.C.


Findspot: Nubia, Egypt, Khor Bahan, Cemetery 17, Grave 50

Dimensions

Rim diameter: 8.5 cm (3 3/8 in.)

Accession Number

19.3346

Medium or Technique

Pottery

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

Black top-redware beaker with wide body, slightly flaring walls, flat base, wear at base and rim.

Provenance

Bahan. (ASN 17/50/12). 1907: excavated by the Harvard University–Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition for the Archaeological Survey of Nubia; awarded to the MFA in the division of finds by the government of Egypt.

(Accession date: May 19, 2006)

Credit Line

Archaeological Survey of Nubia