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Incised decorated bowl

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


Findspot: Nubia, Egypt, Khor Bahan, Cemetery 17, Grave 50

Dimensions

Rim diameter: 17 cm (6 11/16 in.)

Accession Number

19.3370

Medium or Technique

Pottery

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

Redware bowl with thick walls and incised decoration over body and rim.

Provenance

Bahan. (ASN 17/5/55). 1907: excavated by the Harvard University–Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition for the Archaeological Survey of Nubia; awarded to the MFA in the division of finds by the government of Egypt.

(Accession Date: June 8, 2006)

Credit Line

Archaeological Survey of Nubia