Black-topped redware bowl

Nubian
C-Group
about 2400–1550 B.C.


Findspot: Nubia, Egypt, Koshtamna, Cemetery 87, Grave 111

Dimensions

Rim diameter: 13.5 cm (5 5/16 in.)

Accession Number

19.3202

Medium or Technique

Pottery

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

Black top-redware bowl with horizontal burnish; wear at the rim and base; brown, crusty residue adhering to the inner surface.

Provenance

From Koshtamna (ASN87/111/2). 1909. 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