Straight-sided dish with flat base
Predynastic Period, Naqada I
Findspot: Nubia, Egypt, Gerf Husein (Mediq), Cemetery 79, Grave 11
Rim diameter: 20.8 cm (8 3/16 in.)
Medium or Technique
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Thick-walled redware bowl; exterior roughly smoothed in “slicing” strokes; an applied interior dark red sliip and streaky red burnish; flat base and cracks in one side.
From Mediq (ASN 79/11/2). 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