Fragment of inscribed cylindrical beaker
Old Kingdom, Dynasty 6
Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Kerman, Tell I, Trench 2, Room H
Length: 5.7 cm (2 1/4 in.)
Medium or Technique
Travertine (Egyptian alabaster)
Not On View
It is inscribed with the cartouche of Pepy I. Most of the beaker is missing, including the rim and base.
From Nubia, Kerma. 1913: excavated by the Harvard University–Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA in the division of finds by the government of Sudan.
Findspot Information: From Kerma. Su / 133
Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition