Convex-sided bowl with flat base

Egyptian
Predynastic Period, Naqada I
3850–3650 B.C.


Findspot: Nubia, Egypt, Gerf Husein (Mediq), Cemetery 79, Grave 42

Dimensions

Rim diameter: 20 cm (7 7/8 in.)

Accession Number

19.3449

Medium or Technique

Pottery

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

Polished redware bowl with flat base and slightly inverting rim; general body wear and fire-clouds over the exterior surface.

Provenance

From Mediq (ASN 79/42/1). 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