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Black-topped redware bowl

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Large black top-redware cup; exterior is horizontally burnished; interior vertically; wear over one side and at the base.

Provenance

From Dakka (ASN 101/62/11). 1910. 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: May 19, 2006)

Credit Line

Archaeological Survey of Nubia

Nubian, A-Group to C-Group, 3100–1550 B.C.

Findspot

Nubia, Egypt

Dimensions

Rim diameter: 11 cm (4 5/16 in.)

Accession Number

19.3193

Medium or Technique

Pottery

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels