Convex black-topped bowl with horizontal bands

Nubian
A-Group
3100–3000 B.C.


Findspot: Nubia (Egypt)

Dimensions

Height x rim iameter: 9.4 x 13.5 cm (3 11/16 x 5 5/16 in.)

Accession Number

19.1594

Medium or Technique

Pottery

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

Convex black topped bowl with horizontal red bands. It is polished. The base is rounded, and the rim is plain. The interior is blackened. There is a small chip broken off the rim. It is complete.

Provenance

From Nubia (Egypt). 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: September 22, 1993)

Credit Line

Gift of Dr. George A. Reisner