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Deep bowl/beaker

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Slipped redware pot with broad mouth; small fire-clouds; crudely smoothed interior and exterior; interior and one side are covered with parallel sweeps of scratch marks.

Provenance

From Dakka (ASN103/15A). 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

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

Findspot

Nubia, Egypt

Dimensions

Rim diameter: 16.4 cm (6 7/16 in.)

Accession Number

19.3326

Medium or Technique

Pottery

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels