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Black-topped redware incised bowl

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This convex, black-topped red polished bowl is decorated with an incised banded pattern. It is restored from three pieces.

Provenance

From Qurta (ASN118/189?/2). 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: March 25, 1992)

Credit Line

Archaeological Survey of Nubia

Nubian, C-Group, 2400–1550 B.C.

Findspot

Nubia, Egypt

Dimensions

Height x diameter: 8 x 12.6 cm (3 1/8 x 4 15/16 in.)

Accession Number

19.1584

Medium or Technique

Ceramic

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels