Cylinder beaker with net design
Early Dynastic Period, Dynasty 1
Findspot: Egypt, Zawyet el-Aryan, Grave Z 218
Height x diameter:: 30.5 x 12.5 cm (12 x 4 15/16 in.)
Medium or Technique
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Cylinder beaker; flat base; rolled rim; red net design; red with heavy mineral deposits. Complete, but cracked. Contents, about half full of mud. Scalloped border near rim.
From Zawyet el-Aryan, Grave Z 218. 1910-11: 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.
(Accession date: December 7, 1911)
Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition