Convex bowl

Nubian
C-Group
2400–1550 B.C.


Findspot: Nubia, Egypt, Gerf Husein, Cemetery 73, Grave 3

Dimensions

Rim diameter: 15 cm (5 7/8 in.)

Accession Number

19.3435

Medium or Technique

Pottery

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

Smooth-walled bowl with rounded base; burn, ash, and fire-clouds; wear all around the rim and a large veg. burn-out hole near the base.

Provenance

From Gerf Hussein (ASN 73/3/1). 1908. 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 12, 2006)

Credit Line

Archaeological Survey of Nubia