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Incised blackware bowl

Bowl, blackware. Incised banded pattern apportioned into concentric circles starting from the base. Zig-Zag decoration around the rim.

Provenance

Findspot between Meris and Markos (Egypt). (ASN 41, C-Group, 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: June 8, 2006)

Credit Line

Archaeological Survey of Nubia

Nubian, C-Group, 2400–1550 B.C.

Findspot

Nubia, Egypt

Accession Number

19.1579

Medium or Technique

Pottery

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels