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Deep convex-sided bowl

Nubian
Napatan Period (?)
about 750–270 B.C.


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Gebel Barkal

Dimensions

Overall: 12.6 x 15.5 cm (4 15/16 x 6 1/8 in.)

Accession Number

20.4602

Medium or Technique

Pottery

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

This redware bowl has slightly convex sides with a slightly flaring straight rim. Approximately one-quarter is broken away and missing. The exterior has a small patch of light, sandy incrustations. There are no inidications of surface treatments.

Provenance

From Nubia (Sudan) Gebel Barkal. Excavated by the Harvard University–Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA in the division of finds by the government of the Sudan.

(Accession Date: August 25, 2006)

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition