Black-topped redware jar
Predynastic Period, Naqada I
Findspot: Nubia, Egypt, Khor Bahan, Cemetery 17, Grave 49
Overall: 22.5 x 14.1 cm (8 7/8 x 5 9/16 in.)
Medium or Technique
Not On View
This somewhat tall shouldered jar, of black-topped redware, has a slightly pulled rim. Ancient repair holes indicate an ancient break. It is currently broken as well.
Bahan. (ASN 17/49). 1907: excavated by the Harvard University–Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition for the Archaeological Survey of Nubia; awarded to the MFA in the division of finds by the government of Egypt.
(Accession Date: June 15, 2006)
Archaeological Survey of Nubia