Black-topped redware bowl

Nubian
C-Group
about 2400–1550 B.C.


Findspot: Nubia, Egypt, Koshtamna, Cemetery 87, Grave 124

Dimensions

Rim diameter: 13.7 cm (5 3/8 in.)

Accession Number

19.3205

Medium or Technique

Pottery

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

Black top-redware bowl with interior vertical burnish; the exterior surface is pitted and worn and there is a hole in the base.

Provenance

From Koshtamna (ASN87/124/1). 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