Goblet

Egyptian
New Kingdom
1550–1070 B.C.


Findspot: Egypt, Zawyet el-Aryan, Grave Z 52

Dimensions

Height x diameter: 7.9 x 3.9 cm (3 1/8 x 1 9/16 in.)

Accession Number

11.2482

Medium or Technique

Travertine (Egyptian alabaster)

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

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.

Provenance

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)

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition