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Black-topped redware bowl

Nubian
C-Group
about 2400–1550 B.C.


Findspot: Nubia, Egypt, Koshtamna, Cemetery 87, Grave 139

Dimensions

Rim diameter: 12 cm (4 3/4 in.)

Accession Number

19.3208

Medium or Technique

Pottery

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

Burnished black top-redware bowl in very worn condition; pitted and chipped surface and wear at the rim and interior.

Provenance

From Koshtamna (ASN 87/139/1). 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