Conical eggshell-ware bowl
Findspot: Nubia (Egypt)
Height x rim diameter: 19.5 x 21 cm (7 11/16 x 8 1/4 in.)
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Eggshell thin, handmade polished ware of Nubian A-Group, with black interior and buff exterior painted with red painted horizontal lines imitating basketry.
From Naga Wadi, Nubia (Egypt). 1910-11: excavated by George A. Reisner for the Harvard University-Museum of Fine Arts Expedition for the Archaeological Survey of Nubia (field no. 142/7); assigned to the MFA in the division of finds by the Egyptian government.
Gift of Dr. George A. Reisner