Shallow plate

Nubian
X-Group
about 4th–6th century A.D.


Findspot: Nubia, Egypt, Qurta, Cemetery 122, Grave 49

Dimensions

Overall: 4.5 x 28 cm (1 3/4 x 11 in.)

Accession Number

19.3565

Medium or Technique

Pottery

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

This shallow plate has been treated with red slip on both interior and exterior surfaces. The upper surface of the rim is decorated with regularly spaced brown-black painted dots.

Provenance

From Qurta (ASN122/49/3). 1911. 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: August 2, 2006)

Credit Line

Archaeological Survey of Nubia