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Black-topped redware bowl

Nubian
C-Group
about 2400–1550 B.C.


Findspot: Nubia, Egypt, Gerf Husein (Gedekol), Cemetery 76, Grave 135

Dimensions

Rim diameter: 14.3 cm (5 5/8 in.)

Accession Number

19.3243

Medium or Technique

Pottery

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

Polished redware squat bowl with black, scratch-marked interior and rounded base.

Provenance

From Gedekol (ASN 76/135/1). 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