Convex-sided bowl with flat base

Nubian
C-Group
about 2400–1550 B.C.


Findspot: Nubia, Egypt, Gerf Husein (Gedekol), Cemetery 77, Grave 114

Dimensions

Rim diameter: 12.8 cm (5 1/16 in.)

Accession Number

19.3447

Medium or Technique

Pottery

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

Small redware bowl with an uneven ovular shape, flat base and scraped sides; large fire-cloud covering much of the interior base and little wear.

Provenance

From Gedekol (ASN77/114). 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