Deep bowl/beaker

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


Findspot: Nubia, Egypt, Gerf Husein (Mediq), Cemetery 79, Grave 92

Dimensions

Rim diameter: 20.7 cm (8 1/8 in.)

Accession Number

19.3261

Medium or Technique

Pottery

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

Very fine-walled redware bowl with a flat base; vertically burnished interior, horizontally burnished exterior and a crack in one side.

Provenance

From Mediq (ASN79/92/4). 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: May 19, 2006)

Credit Line

Archaeological Survey of Nubia