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Deep bowl/beaker

Black-topped redware broad-mouth pot with a large stress crack down one side from rim to base; hatched at the rim; black interior with residue adhering to the walls.

Provenance

From Dakka (ASN103/47/2). 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

Egyptian, Predynastic Period, Naqada I, 3850–3650 B.C.

Findspot

Nubia, Egypt

Dimensions

Rim diameter: 18.2 cm (7 3/16 in.)

Accession Number

19.3329

Medium or Technique

Pottery

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels