Black-topped redware bowl

Nubian
C-Group
2400–1550 B.C.


Findspot: Nubia, Egypt, Dakka, Cemetery 101, Grave 355

Accession Number

19.3061

Medium or Technique

Pottery

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

Black top-redware bowl with worn places on rim; horizontal burnish and chipping and wear on the base, scratching on the exterior surface; straw temper wtih limestone inclusions.

Provenance

From Dakka (ASN101/355/2). 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.

Credit Line

Archaeological Survey of Nubia