Straight-sided dish with flat base

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


Findspot: Nubia, Egypt, Gerf Husein (Mediq), Cemetery 79, Grave 67

Dimensions

Rim diameter: 16.3 cm (6 7/16 in.)

Accession Number

19.3419

Medium or Technique

Pottery

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

Marl bowl with flat base; smooth, scraped walls and base; interior base walls are vertically “scraped” and drawn up with the fingers.

Provenance

From Mediq (ASN79/67/2). 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)

Credit Line

Archaeological Survey of Nubia