Base and lower body fragment of a cylindrical beaker
Old Kingdom, late Dynasty 3
Findspot: Egypt, Zawyet el-Aryan
Diameter: 19.5 cm (7 11/16 in.)
Medium or Technique
Travertine (Egyptian alabaster)
Not On View
The stone has pink and white horizontal veins. It is broken and mended. The base is flat. Only this base and lower body fragment of the beaker remain.
From Zawyet el-Aryan. 1911: excavated by the Harvard University–Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA in the division of finds by the government of Egypt.
Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition