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Deep bowl/beaker

Polished black top-redware bowl with globular shape. There are crusty remains adhering to the inside surface and heavy wear damage around the rim.

Provenance

From Metadul (ASN 50/2/3). 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, C-Group, about 2400–1550 B.C.

Findspot

Nubia, Egypt

Dimensions

Rim diameter: 16.1 cm (6 5/16 in.)

Accession Number

19.3313

Medium or Technique

Pottery

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels