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Incised convex black bowl

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Incised convex black bowl. It is polished. Incised lines form a diamond pattern decoration on the bowl. The base is rounded, and the rim is plain. There is a chevron pattern around the rim. It is complete.

Provenance

From Nubia (Egypt), Cemetery 101, grave 153 (101/153/1). 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 22, 1993)

Credit Line

Gift of George A. Reisner

Nubian, C-Group, 2400–1550 B.C.

Findspot

Nubia (Sudan)

Dimensions

Height x diameter: 7 x 10 cm (2 3/4 x 3 15/16 in.)

Accession Number

19.1596

Medium or Technique

Pottery

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels