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Black-topped redware jar

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


Findspot: Nubia, Egypt, Khor Bahan, Cemetery 17, Grave 66

Dimensions

Overall: 17.5 x 13.8 cm (6 7/8 x 5 7/16 in.)

Accession Number

19.3460

Medium or Technique

Pottery

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

This shouldered jar is made of black-topped redware. It has a lightly pulled rim.

Provenance

Bahan. (ASN 17/66/7). 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)

Credit Line

Archaeological Survey of Nubia