Cup with stand

Egyptian
Old Kingdom, Dynasty 4, Hetepheres
2575–2465 B.C.


Findspot: Egypt, Giza, G 7000 X / BG. 455

Dimensions

Overall: 13 x 16 cm (5 1/8 x 6 5/16 in.)

Accession Number

37.2703

Medium or Technique

Pottery

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

Red-brown ware; straight-sided cup; rolled base; angled and inverted rim; broken, mended and restored in plaster.

Provenance

From Giza, G 7000 X. 1934: 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.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition