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Black-topped redware bowl

Black-topped redware cup; roughly modeled with scratch and tool marks inside and out; incised band defining lip around the rim; interior surface is unpolished.

Provenance

From Seyala (ASN137/31). 1911. 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: May 19, 2006)

Credit Line

Archaeological Survey of Nubia

Nubian, A-Group, 3100–3000 B.C.

Findspot

Nubia, Egypt

Dimensions

Rim diameter: 9 cm (3 9/16 in.)

Accession Number

19.3228

Medium or Technique

Pottery

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels