Straight-sided dish with flat base

Nubian
C-Group
about 2400–1550 B.C.


Findspot: Nubia, Egypt, Gerf Husein (Gedekol), Cemetery 76, Grave 60

Dimensions

Rim diameter: 26.6 cm (10 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

19.3409

Medium or Technique

Pottery

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

Large redware bowl found in pieces and repaired complete, dark red slip over the interior and in a band around the exterior rim edge; flat base and groove-like marks from smoothing or use-wear over the exterior surface.

Provenance

From Gedekol (ASN 76/60/2). 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