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Deep bowl/beaker

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


Findspot: Nubia, Egypt, Dakka, Cemetery 103, Grave 46

Dimensions

Rim diameter: 13.2 cm (5 3/16 in.)

Accession Number

19.3298

Medium or Technique

Pottery

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

Polished, slipped redware bowl with high horizontal burnish inside and out; flat base; ash and burn marks near the rim and inside; chipped at one end of the rim; wear is all on one side of rim.

Provenance

From Dakka (ASN103/46/1). 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