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Deep bowl/beaker

Nubian
A-Group
3100–3000 B.C.


Findspot: Nubia, Egypt, Naga el-Sheikh, Cemetery 136, Grave 3

Dimensions

Rim diameter: 12.7 cm (5 in.)

Accession Number

19.3291

Medium or Technique

Pottery

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

Small, polished redware bowl with rounded base; ash-burned interior; wear at the rim; crudely smoothed walls; exterior horizontal burnish.

Provenance

From Seyala (ASN136/3/8). 1911. 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