Red polished dish with round base

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


Findspot: Nubia, Egypt, Gerf Husein (Mediq), Cemetery 79, Grave 135

Dimensions

Rim diameter: 20.3 cm (8 in.)

Accession Number

19.3432

Medium or Technique

Pottery

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

Pebble polished redware bowl with round-edged flat base and unevenly worn rim; fire clouds and crack in rim edge.

Provenance

From Mediq. (ASN79/135/7). 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 12, 2006)

Credit Line

Archaeological Survey of Nubia