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Fragment of a bowl

Fragment of the rim of a large bowl, red ware, wheel made, straw marked, white slip on interior, red wash on exterior, four horizontal grooves painted white with black/ brown dots on exterior, rim painted yellow with black line on exterior and red line on interior edges.

Provenance

From Gebel Barkal, 504. 1916: excavated by the Harvard University–Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA in the division of finds by the government of Sudan. (Accession date June 12, 2008)

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition

Nubian, Napatan or later,

Findspot

Gebel Barkal, Nubia (Sudan)

Dimensions

Overall: 9 x 9 x 1 cm (3 9/16 x 3 9/16 x 3/8 in.)

Accession Number

24.3534

Medium or Technique

Pottery

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels