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Black-topped redware bowl

Egyptian
Predynastic Period, Naqada I
3850–3650 B.C.


Findspot: Nubia, Egypt, Gerf Husein (Mediq), Cemetery 79, Grave 165

Dimensions

Rim diameter: 21.4 cm (8 7/16 in.)

Accession Number

19.3241

Medium or Technique

Pottery

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

Large squat black top-redware bowl with horizontal burnish inside and out, and very little wear.

Provenance

From Mediq (ASN 79/165/5). 1908. 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