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Deep bowl/beaker

Blacktopped redware wide mouth pot with wear at rim; chipped at the base; exterior vertical burnish; interior is polished black with a horizontal burnish.

Provenance

From Dakka (ASN102/98/3). 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: 13.5 cm (5 5/16 in.)

Accession Number

19.3292

Medium or Technique

Pottery

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels