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Burnished redware bowl; rounded base; slightly inverted rim; ash markings and fire-clouds; wear at the base, interior, and rim; pebble smoothed walls.

Provenance

From south of Egeba (ASN148/167/3). 1911. 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: 17.7 cm (6 15/16 in.)

Accession Number

19.3418

Medium or Technique

Pottery

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels