Collared beaker

Egyptian
First Intermediate Period or Middle Kingdom
2100–1640 B.C.


Findspot: Egypt, Asyut

Dimensions

Height: 5 cm (1 15/16 in.)

Accession Number

04.1890

Medium or Technique

Travertine (Egyptian alabaster)

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

Fragments of cloth and dried substance are still adhering to it. The body shape is slender and ovoid. The base is pointed. It is complete.

Provenance

From Asyut. 1904: purchased for the MFA by Albert M. Lythgoe.

Credit Line

Emily Esther Sears Fund