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Deep bowl/beaker

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


Findspot: Nubia, Egypt, Dakka, Cemetery 103, Grave 47

Dimensions

Rim diameter: 18.2 cm (7 3/16 in.)

Accession Number

19.3329

Medium or Technique

Pottery

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

Black-topped redware broad-mouth pot with a large stress crack down one side from rim to base; hatched at the rim; black interior with residue adhering to the walls.

Provenance

From Dakka (ASN103/47/2). 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