Convex bowl with incised decoration

Nubian
C-Group
2400–1550 B.C.


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Dakka, Cemetery 101, Grave 278, Number 2

Dimensions

Height x diameter: 11.5 x 15.8 cm (4 1/2 x 6 1/4 in.)

Accession Number

19.1595

Medium or Technique

Pottery

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

Convex bowl with incised white-filled decoration. It is black topped redware. Incised lines decorate the bowl. There is a double chevron pattern around the rim. The base is rounded, and the rim is plain. The surface is worn. It is complete

Provenance

Archaeological Survey of Nubia. Excavated by the Harvard University-Museum of Fine Arts Expedition and assigned to the MFA by the Sudanese government.

Credit Line

Gift of Dr. George A. Reisner