Bowl

Egyptian
Coptic
5th–7th century


Findspot: Nubia, Egypt, Cemetery 12, Grave 3

Dimensions

Overall: 11 x 28 cm (4 5/16 x 11 in.)

Accession Number

19.3549

Medium or Technique

Pottery

Not On View

Collections

Africa and Oceania, The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

Large high-fired bowl with high walls and a flat base; interior is vertically burnished, exterior is horizontally burnished; use wear only at the rim. There is a long, triangular potmark scratched in one side.

Provenance

Tondi. (ASN 12/3). 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: August 1, 2006)

Credit Line

Archaeological Survey of Nubia