Straight-sided dish with flat base
Predynastic Period, Naqada I
Findspot: Nubia, Egypt, Gerf Husein (Mediq), Cemetery 79, Grave 11
Rim diameter: 15.7 cm (6 3/16 in.)
Medium or Technique
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Redware bowl with a small, flat base and very solid, thick walls; dark red slip; interior is highly burnished; at the base of the interior there is a deep scrath in the surface; some use-wear at the rim edge.
From Mediq (ASN 79/11/4).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