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Cylindrical beaker

Egyptian


Dimensions

Height x width: 10.5 x 6.9 cm (4 1/8 x 2 11/16 in.)

Accession Number

72.512

Medium or Technique

Travertine (Egyptian alabaster)

Not On View

Collections

Africa and Oceania, The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

Smooth; unpolished; rim nicked; unfinished; slight hollow on top?

Provenance

By 1836: Robert Hay Collection, Linplum, Scotland; 1863: to his son, Robert James Alexander Hay; 1868-1872: Way Collection,Boston (purchased by Samuel A. Way through London dealers Rollin and Feuardent, 27 Haymarket); 1872: given to the MFA by Samuel's son, C. Granville Way.

Credit Line

Hay Collection—Gift of C. Granville Way