Black-topped redware double bowl
Naqada I–II, 3850–3300 B.C.
Findspot: Naga el-Hai (Qena), tomb K 481/2
Overall: 8 (one bowl) x 12 cm (one bowl) (3 1/8 x 4 3/4 in.)
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Ware type: B ware (Black-topped redware)
Vessel type: double bowl
Profile: each bowl is straight sided
Rim type: plain
Base: flat, connected by a cylindrical “arm”
Surface Condition: worn dull finish
Vessel Condition: 7 fragments and a few chips; formerly repaired
From Naga el-Hai (Qena), tomb K 481/2. Excavated by the Harvard University–Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA by the government of Egypt.
Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition