Convex bowl

Nubian
A-Group
3100–3000 B.C.


Findspot: Nubia, Egypt, Gerf Husein (Mediq), Cemetery 80, Grave 20

Dimensions

Rim diameter: 11.5 cm (4 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

19.3438

Medium or Technique

Pottery

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

Medium sized globular pot, low fired with thick walls and rounded base- fire-clouds. Vegetable matter adhered to the interior surface; heavy wear at rim.

Provenance

From Mediq (ASN80/20/4). 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