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Deep bowl/beaker

Nubian
A-Group
3100–3000 B.C.


Findspot: Nubia, Egypt, Dakka, Cemetery 102, Grave 98

Dimensions

Rim diameter: 17 cm (6 11/16 in.)

Accession Number

19.3325

Medium or Technique

Pottery

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

Polished redware broad mouth pot; rounded base; unevenly modeled walls with many tool and finger marks; unevenly worn rim and a dark ash and burn discolorations all around the base.

Provenance

From Dakka (ASN102/98/1). 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