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Convex bowl

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Small, fine-walled redware bowl with rounded base; fire-clouds on the exterior and some wear at the thin flat rim. The exterior is horizontally burnished.

Provenance

From Mediq (ASN 79/35/1). 1908. 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 12, 2006)

Credit Line

Archaeological Survey of Nubia

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

Findspot

Nubia, Egypt

Dimensions

Rim diameter: 14.9 cm (5 7/8 in.)

Accession Number

19.3436

Medium or Technique

Pottery

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels