Straight-sided dish with flat base
Predynastic Period, Naqada I
Findspot: Nubia, Egypt, Gerf Husein (Mediq), Cemetery 79, Grave 136
Rim diameter: 25.8 cm (10 3/16 in.)
Medium or Technique
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Redware bowl- unevenly rounded with a flat base; interior is horizontally burnished as well as the exterior rim area; fire-clouds over the exterior and the sides of the base; wear at the rim edges; incised design on the exterior surface of a boat and figures.
From Mediq (ASN79/136/1). 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