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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 82

Dimensions

Rim diameter: 16.7 cm (6 9/16 in.)

Accession Number

19.3450

Medium or Technique

Pottery

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

Redware bowl with evenly thin, high walls; round, flattened base- in two pieces with a small piece missing at the rim; fire-clouds.

Provenance

From Gerf Hussein (ASN73/82/1). 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