Black-topped redware bowl

Nubian
A-Group to C-Group
3100–1550 B.C.


Findspot: Nubia, Egypt, Dakka, Cemetery 101, Grave 75

Dimensions

Rim diameter: 12.9 cm (5 1/16 in.)

Accession Number

19.3172

Medium or Technique

Pottery

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

Black top-redware bowl, chipped at the rim; brown matter adheres to the interior surface- “gray interface” between the black and red zones on the exterior.

Provenance

From Dakka (ASN 101/75/3). 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