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Cup

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


Findspot: Egypt, Giza, Pit G 7757 A, in radium of room IV

Dimensions

Overall: 2.3 x 2.4 cm (7/8 x 15/16 in.)

Accession Number

29.2644

Medium or Technique

Faience

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

Small green faience cup; bottom broken, and rim incomplete.

Provenance

From Egypt, Giza, Pit G 7757 A, (tomb of Kheperre) in radium of room IV. 1929 : excavated by the Harvard University–Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA in the division of finds by the government of Egypt.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition