Deep bowl/beaker

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


Findspot: Nubia, Egypt, Khor Bahan, Cemetery 17, Grave 8

Dimensions

Rim diameter: 12.8 cm (5 1/16 in.)

Accession Number

19.3289

Medium or Technique

Pottery

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

Black top-redware pot with heavy walls and a flat, even base; broad mouthed with very little wear.

Provenance

Bahan. (ASN 17/8/3). 1907: excavated by the Harvard University–Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition for the Archaeological Survey of Nubia; awarded to the MFA in the division of finds by the government of Egypt.

(Accession date: May 19, 2006)

Credit Line

Archaeological Survey of Nubia