Decorated bowl/beaker

Nubian
C-Group
2400–1550 B.C.


Findspot: Nubia, Egypt, Koshtamna, Cemetery 89, Grave 614

Dimensions

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

Accession Number

19.3338

Medium or Technique

Pottery

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

Black (burned? polished?) wide mouth pot with large rim section missing; burn markings and areas of exposure damage; rim edge is hatched and a repeating design is incised around the upper body. There is a bored hole near one broken edge, probably for repair.

Provenance

From Koshtamna (ASN89/614/1). 1909. 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: May 19, 2006)

Credit Line

Archaeological Survey of Nubia