Black-topped redware beaker (Egyptian)

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


Findspot: Nubia, Egypt, Dakka, Cemetery 103, Grave 24

Dimensions

Rim diameter: 11.2 cm (4 7/16 in.)

Accession Number

19.3350

Medium or Technique

Pottery

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

Black-topped redware tall small-shoulder jar with a rounded base and broad mouth; hatched rim; wear in places at the rim and base; horizontally burnished exterior; broken at the rim.

Provenance

From Dakka (ASN103/24/7). 1910. 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: May 19, 2006)

Credit Line

Archaeological Survey of Nubia