Early Dynastic Period, Dynasty 1
Findspot: Egypt, Zawyet el-Aryan, Grave Z 486 x
Height x diameter: 19 x 13.2 cm (7 1/2 x 5 3/16 in.)
Medium or Technique
Travertine (Egyptian alabaster)
Not On View
The stone has vertical, wavy-lines. The base is flat, and the rim is missing. It is broken and mended. Only the base and lower body of the beaker remains.
From Zawyet el-Aryan, Z 486 x. 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