Slender black-topped redware beaker
Predynastic Period, Naqada I
Findspot: Nubia, Egypt, Khor Bahan, Cemetery 17, Grave 68
Overall: 12 x 7.8 cm (4 3/4 x 3 1/16 in.)
Medium or Technique
Not On View
This jar, of black-topped redware with some polishing, is of slender porporations that flare slightly outward to a straight rim. It has a small, flat base. Heavy wear at rim and lower quarter of body and base.
Bahan. (ASN 17/68).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 15, 2006)
Archaeological Survey of Nubia