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Convex bowl

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Thick-walled rough redware bowl with high walls; rounded base; crack in the interior base; heavy straw temper.

Provenance

From Gerf Hussein (ASN 73/73/1). 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

Nubian, A-Group, 3100–3000 B.C.

Findspot

Nubia, Egypt

Dimensions

Rim diameter: 16.7 cm (6 9/16 in.)

Accession Number

19.3437

Medium or Technique

Pottery

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels