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Cup

Eygptian
Late Period, Dynasty 26, reign of Amasis
570–526 B.C.


Findspot: Egypt, Giza, G 7757, pit A, room II, Tomb of Kheper-Re.

Dimensions

Overall: 7.3 cm (2 7/8 in.)

Accession Number

31.807

Medium or Technique

Faience

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

Discolored blue-green glaze. Flaring rim. Broken and mended, partly missing.

Provenance

From Egypt, Giza, G 7757, (tomb of Kheperre) pit A, room II, tomb of Kheper-Re. November 1929: excavated by the Harvard University–Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA by the government of Egypt.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition