Cylindrical beaker

Egyptian
New Kingdom


Findspot: Nubia, Egypt, Shellal, Cemetery 7, Grave 5

Accession Number

7/5/42

Medium or Technique

Basalt

Not On View

Collections

Africa and Oceania, The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

Small cup with slightly flared sides, rim and base. Made up of two joined pieces, excess modern glue evident. Stone eroded.

Provenance

Shellal. (ASN 7/5/42). 1907: excavated by the Harvard University–Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition for the Archaeological Survey of Nubia; awarded to the MFA in the division of finds by the government of Egypt.

Credit Line

Archaeological Survey of Nubia