Old Kingdom, late Dynasty 3
Findspot: Egypt, Zawyet el-Aryan
Diameter: 11.5 cm (4 1/2 in.)
Medium or Technique
Travertine (Egyptian alabaster)
Not On View
The stone has broad brown bands that are horizontal. The base is flat, and the rim is missing. It is broken and mended. Only the base and lower body 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