Straight-sided dish with flat base
about 2400–1550 B.C.
Findspot: Nubia, Egypt, Gerf Husein (Gedekol), Cemetery 76, Grave 60
Rim diameter: 26.6 cm (10 1/2 in.)
Medium or Technique
Not On View
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.
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)
Archaeological Survey of Nubia