Concave beaker

Egyptian
Old Kingdom, Dynasty 4
2625–2500 B.C.


Findspot: Egypt, Giza, G 4240 A

Dimensions

Height x diameter: 10.5 x 7.1 cm (4 1/8 x 2 13/16 in.)

Accession Number

21.2617

Medium or Technique

Travertine (Egyptian alabaster)

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

Perfect.

Provenance

From Giza, tomb G 4240 A. November, 1913: excavated by the Harvard University-Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; 1921: assigned to the MFA by the Egyptian government.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition