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Burnished clay bowl


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Title/s

Burnished clay bowl

Category

vessel

Name

bowl

Description

bowl, with black top decoration. From a grave belonging to an elderly woman. Made from Nile silt clay.

Field Collection

grave of old female Matmar Egypt

Dimensions

diameter 15 cm

Period

Badarian
Predynastic

Date

4400 B.C. — 4000 B.C.

Provenance

given: British Museum 1928 (Filtered for: Antiquities)

Documentation

  1. Brunton, G.
    Matmar
    [comments: pl. IV, 8]
  2. Brunton, G.
    Caton-Thompson, G.
    The Badarian civilisation and predynastic remains near Badari
    [comments: pl. XIII, XX]

Material/s

ceramic

Accession Number

E.12.1931 (Antiquities)
(Reference Number: 52493; Input Date: 2003-03-25 / Last Edit: 2011-07-12)

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