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Large redware bowl

Egyptian
Predynastic Period
Naqada I–II, 3850–3300 B.C.


Findspot: Qena, 65

Dimensions

Overall: 18 x 30 cm (7 1/16 x 11 13/16 in.)

Accession Number

13.5185

Medium or Technique

Pottery

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

Ware type: redware (P ware)
Vessel type: bowl
Profile: straight-sided
Rim type: plain, everted
Base: flat
Surface Condition: polished and burnished on interior, exterior rim only
Vessel Condition: 2 (two) large fragments, complete except for one piece on base and one rim chip
Decoration:
 Other:

Provenance

From Qena, K/65/51. Excavated by the Harvard University–Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA by the government of Egypt.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition