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Black-topped redware shouldered jar

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This is a shouldered jar of black-topped redware with a flat base.

Provenance

From Dakka (ASN103/34). 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: June 15, 2006)

Credit Line

Archaeological Survey of Nubia

Egyptian, Predynastic Period, Naqada I, 3850–3650 B.C.

Findspot

Nubia, Egypt

Dimensions

Overall: 18.5 x 8.9 cm (7 5/16 x 3 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

19.3467

Medium or Technique

Pottery

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels