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Semicircular bowl

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Semi-circular bowl with incised decoration.

Provenance

From Qurta (ASN115/95/7). 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. Findspot Information: Archaeological Survey of Nubia Lower Nubia. Archaeological Survey of Nubia, 1907

Credit Line

Archaeological Survey of Nubia

Lower Nubian, C–Group, 2300–1900 B.C.

Findspot

Nubia, Egypt

Dimensions

Rim diameter: 10 cm (3 15/16 in.)

Accession Number

07.1027

Medium or Technique

Pottery

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels