Findspot: Egypt, Zawyet el-Aryan, Grave Z 52
Height x diameter: 7.9 x 3.9 cm (3 1/8 x 1 9/16 in.)
Medium or Technique
Travertine (Egyptian alabaster)
Not On View
The stone is white and fine-grained. The base is flat and footed, and the rim is everted. A long stem connects the cup to the base. It is broken and mended. Most of the cup is missing.
From Zawyet el-Aryan, Grave Z 52. 1910-11: 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.
(Accession date: October 19, 1911)
Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition