Decorated round bottomed beaker

Egyptian
New Kingdom
1550–1070 B.C.


Findspot: Egypt, Sinai, Temple of Sarabit el Khadem

Dimensions

Height x diameter: 12.5 x 8.2 cm (4 15/16 x 3 1/4 in.)

Accession Number

05.187

Medium or Technique

Faience

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

Faience round bottombed beaker. It is in two fragments. The base is round, and the rim is plain. It has a soft blue-green glaze. It is decorated with lines and cartouches in black. The surface is worn.

Provenance

From Sinai, Temple of Sarabit el Khadem. 1905: Excavated by the Egypt Exploration Fund; assigned to the Egypt Exploration Fund by the government of Egypt; given to the MFA by the Egypt Exploration Fund.

Credit Line

Egypt Exploration Fund by subscription