Deep bowl/beaker

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


Findspot: Nubia, Egypt, Dakka, Cemetery 103, Grave 9

Dimensions

Rim diameter: 8.9 cm (3 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

19.3286

Medium or Technique

Pottery

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

Polished, slipped redware cup with rounded base; black interior (scraped and with residue adhering to the walls); crack in the base; and black discoloration at the rim.

Provenance

From Dakka (ASN103/9/4a). 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