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Black-topped redware bowl

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Black-topped redware dish- crudely modeled with uneven, scraped sides; chipped and worn around the base and the broad mouth; fire-clouds over the body and residue clinging to the interior polished black surface.

Provenance

Kubban. (ASN 110/212). 1911: excavated by the Harvard University–Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition for the Archaeological Survey of Nubia; awarded to the MFA in the division of finds by the government of Egypt.

Credit Line

Archaeological Survey of Nubia

Nubian, C-Group, 2400–1550 B.C.

Findspot

Nubia, Egypt

Accession Number

19.3071

Medium or Technique

Pottery

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels