Deep bowl/beaker

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


Findspot: Nubia, Egypt, Dakka, Cemetery 103, Grave 41

Dimensions

Rim diameter: 8.3 cm (3 1/4 in.)

Accession Number

19.3285

Medium or Technique

Pottery

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

Polished black top-redware cup with fine, thin walls; residue adhering to the interior black polished surface; exterior horizontal burnish; pointing, rounded base; chipped at the rim with wear all around.

Provenance

From Dakka (ASN103/41). 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