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Polished, slipped redware pot with small, flaring rim; rounded, pointing base; exterior is vertically burnished with a high, horizontal burnish at the rim; burn marks and wear at the base and rim.

Provenance

From Dakka (ASN102/133/1). 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, 3100–3000 B.C.

Findspot

Nubia, Egypt

Dimensions

Rim diameter: 11.1 cm (4 3/8 in.)

Accession Number

19.3305

Medium or Technique

Pottery

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels