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Black-topped redware bowl

Black-topped redware bowl with high, horizontal burnish; rounded base; hatched, flattened rim; fire-clouds near the base; wear at the interior, base and rim.

Provenance

From Dakka (ASN102/283/2). 1910. 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: 15.6 cm (6 1/8 in.)

Accession Number

19.3232

Medium or Technique

Pottery

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels