Incised black-topped redware jar
A-Group to C-Group
Findspot: Nubia, Egypt
Overall: 12.7 x 6.8 cm (5 x 2 11/16 in.)
Medium or Technique
Not On View
This black-topped redware jar has very slight shoulders, a base that comes to a rounded point, and an unworked rim. Incised lines applied to the surface may be a potmark or possibly decoration representing stylized botanical motif.
From Nubia (Egypt). 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: July 5, 2006)
Archaeological Survey of Nubia