Deep bowl/beaker

Nubian
A-Group
3100–3000 B.C.


Findspot: Nubia, Egypt, Dakka, Cemetery 102, Grave 5

Dimensions

Rim diameter: 14.2 cm (5 9/16 in.)

Accession Number

19.3290

Medium or Technique

Pottery

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

Black-topped redware squat pot with rounded base; broad, open mouth; highly polished red exterior; wear and small fire-clouds at the base and chipped on two sides of the rim.

Provenance

From Dakka (ASN102/5/4). 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