Predynastic Period, Naqada I
Findspot: Nubia, Egypt, Gerf Husein (Mediq), Cemetery 79, Grave 198
Rim diameter: 12.1 cm (4 3/4 in.)
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Tall silt pot with straw temper; ash-burn discolouration over the interior and exterior. The rim is chipped and in pieces, and shows some use-wear; the exterior surface is scratched.
From Mediq (ASN79/198/1). 1908. 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)
Archaeological Survey of Nubia