Straight-sided dish with flat base

Egyptian
Predynastic Period, Naqada I
3850–3650 B.C.


Findspot: Nubia, Egypt, Gerf Husein (Mediq), Cemetery 79, Grave 172

Dimensions

Rim diameter: 25.5 cm (10 1/16 in.)

Accession Number

19.3414

Medium or Technique

Pottery

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

Large redware bowl- ovoid shape; flat base; high, evenly scraped walls; slightly inverted rim and wear at the base and rim.

Provenance

From Mediq (ASN 79/172/1). 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)

Credit Line

Archaeological Survey of Nubia