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Deep bowl/beaker

Provenance

From Mediq (ASN80/17/2). 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: May 19, 2006)

Credit Line

Archaeological Survey of Nubia

Nubian, A-Group, 3100–3000 B.C.

Findspot

Nubia, Egypt

Dimensions

Rim diameter: 14.2 cm (5 9/16 in.)

Accession Number

19.3264

Medium or Technique

Pottery

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels