Old Kingdom, Dynasty 4
Findspot: Egypt, El Kab
Height x diameter: 15 x 11.5 cm (5 7/8 x 4 1/2 in.)
Medium or Technique
Travertine (Egyptian alabaster)
Not On View
The base is flat, and the rim is rolled and everted. There is a brown band near the bottom of the beaker. It has horizontal veining. It is complete.
From Elkab. 1897, excavated by J. E. Quibell for the Egyptian Research Account , assigned to the Egyptian Research Account in the division of finds by the government of Egypt; given to the MFA by the ERA in response for contributions..
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