about 4th–6th century A.D.
Findspot: Nubia, Egypt, Qurta, Cemetery 122, Grave 49
Overall: 4.5 x 28 cm (1 3/4 x 11 in.)
Medium or Technique
Not On View
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.
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)
Archaeological Survey of Nubia