Black-topped redware shouldered jar

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


Findspot: Nubia, Egypt, Dakka, Cemetery 103, Grave 34

Dimensions

Overall: 18.5 x 8.9 cm (7 5/16 x 3 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

19.3467

Medium or Technique

Pottery

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

This is a shouldered jar of black-topped redware with a flat base.

Provenance

From Dakka (ASN103/34). 1910. 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: June 15, 2006)

Credit Line

Archaeological Survey of Nubia