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Convex-sided bowl with flat base

Nubian
A-Group
3100–3000 B.C.


Findspot: Nubia, Egypt, Gerf Husein, Cemetery 73, Grave 48

Dimensions

Rim diameter: 17.6 cm (6 15/16 in.)

Accession Number

19.3443

Medium or Technique

Pottery

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

High, thin-walled bowl with rounded base; large piece missing at the rim; unevenly worn rim edge and fire-clouds over the body.

Provenance

From Gerf Hussein (ASN73/48/1). 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