Burnished redware beaker with incised rim
Predynastic Period, Naqada I
Findspot: Nubia, Egypt, Khor Bahan, Cemetery 17, Grave 15
Overall: 20.3 x 9.3 cm (8 x 3 11/16 in.)
Medium or Technique
Not On View
This redware beaker with almost straight sides has been burnished to create a streaky, almost wavy pattern. Closely spaced incised lines have been applied to the rim.
Bahan. (ASN 17/50). 1907: excavated by the Harvard University–Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition for the Archaeological Survey of Nubia; awarded to the MFA in the division of finds by the government of Egypt.
(Accession Date: June 15, 2006)
Archaeological Survey of Nubia