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Deep bowl/beaker

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


Findspot: Nubia, Egypt, Gerf Husein (Mediq), Cemetery 79, Grave 52

Dimensions

Rim diameter: 15.7 cm (6 3/16 in.)

Accession Number

19.3270

Medium or Technique

Pottery

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

Black top-redware bowl with small, flat, worn base; black interior; and horizontal burnish inside and out.

Provenance

From Mediq (ASN79/52/2). 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