Black-topped redware bowl

Nubian
C-Group
about 2400–1550 B.C.


Findspot: Nubia, Egypt, Koshtamna, Cemetery 87, Grave 90

Dimensions

Rim diameter: 19.1 cm (7 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

19.3215

Medium or Technique

Pottery

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

Large black top-redware bowl with wear at base and rim; surface is pitted and finish is crackling.

Provenance

From Koshtamna (ASN 87/90/1). 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