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Fragments of a deep bowl/beaker

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


Findspot: Nubia, Egypt, Gerf Husein (Mediq), Cemetery 79, Grave 86

Accession Number

19.3271

Medium or Technique

Pottery

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

Redware pot with incised rim design, exterior is horizontally burnished. Most of the body is discolored by burn marks. The inside is slipped but unpolished.

Provenance

From Mediq (ASN79/86/2). 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)

Credit Line

Archaeological Survey of Nubia