Convex bowl with horizontal bands

Nubian
A-Group
3100–3000 B.C.


Findspot: Nubia (Egypt), Dakka, Cemetery 102, Grave 351, Number 2

Dimensions

Height x rim diameter: 19 x 20 cm (7 1/2 x 7 7/8 in.)

Accession Number

19.1593

Medium or Technique

Pottery

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

Convex bowl with painted horizontal bands. It is polished. The base is very small, but flat. The rim is plain. The interior is blackened. There is a small chip broken off of 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