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Incised blackware bowl

Nubian
C-Group
2400–1550 B.C.


Findspot: Nubia, Egypt, Meris, Cemetery 41, Grave 424

Dimensions

Diameter and depth: 11 x 4 cm (4 5/16 x 1 9/16 in.)

Accession Number

19.1579

Medium or Technique

Pottery

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

Bowl, blackware. Incised banded pattern apportioned into concentric circles starting from the base. Zig-Zag decoration around the rim.

Provenance

Findspot between Meris and Markos (Egypt). (ASN 41, C-Group, 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: June 8, 2006)

Credit Line

Archaeological Survey of Nubia