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Deep bowl/beaker

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


Findspot: Nubia, Egypt, Dakka, Cemetery 103, Grave 13

Dimensions

Rim diameter: 17 cm (6 11/16 in.)

Accession Number

19.3258

Medium or Technique

Pottery

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

Polished redware dish; rounded base with exterior burnish strokes; wear at the rim and interior; deep scratches sweeping the interior near the rim.

Provenance

From Dakka (ASN103/13/2). 1910. 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