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Fragments of an incised black-topped red polished bowl/bup with white fill

Provenance

From Nubia (Egypt). 1907-1911: 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: September 15, 2006)

Credit Line

Archaeological Survey of Nubia

Nubian, C-Group, about 2400–1550 B.C.

Findspot

Nubia, Egypt

Accession Number

19.3602

Medium or Technique

Pottery

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels