Red polished dish with round base

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


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

Dimensions

Rim diameter: 10.5 cm (4 1/8 in.)

Accession Number

19.3430

Medium or Technique

Pottery

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

Polished red ware dish with rounded base, inverting rim, showing very little wear. There is a crusty tan residue inside.

Provenance

Bahan. (ASN 17/50/42). 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 12, 2006)

Credit Line

Archaeological Survey of Nubia