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Black-topped redware bowl

Nubian
C-Group
about 2400–1550 B.C.


Findspot: Nubia, Egypt, Naga el-Erian, Cemetery 115, Grave 87

Dimensions

Overall: 12.8 x 9.6 cm (5 1/16 x 3 3/4 in.)

Accession Number

19.3352

Medium or Technique

Pottery

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

Burnished black top-redware bowl; chipped rim and interior horizontal and vertical burnish. The exterior surface is pitted and weathered.

Provenance

From Qurta (ASN115/87/4). 1911. 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