Early Dynastic Period, Dynasty 1
Findspot: Egypt, Zawyet el-Aryan
Height x depth: 7.4 x 7.1 cm (2 15/16 x 2 13/16 in.)
Medium or Technique
Not On View
The stone is fine-grained and black. It was drilled with a rube-borer. The base is flat, and the rim is plain. Two small body fragments are separate from the beaker. It is broken and mended. Fragments are missing.
From Zawyet el-Aryan. 1911: 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.
Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition