Convex redware bowl with triangle motif

Nubian
A-Group
3100–3000 B.C.


Findspot: Nubia (Egypt), Dakka, Cemetery 101, Grave 611, Number 9

Dimensions

Height x diameter: 9.8 x 16 cm (3 7/8 x 6 5/16 in.)

Accession Number

19.1546

Medium or Technique

Pottery

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

This convex redware bowl is decorated with a red painted triangle decoration. The base is rounded, and the rim is plain.

Provenance

From Nubia (Egypt). 1909-1910: 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.

Credit Line

Gift of Dr. George A. Reisner