Goblet and cylindrical container on stand

Egyptian
New Kingdom, Dynasty 18
1550–1295 B.C.


Dimensions

Height x length x width: 8.8 x 11 x 5 cm (3 7/16 x 4 5/16 x 1 15/16 in.)

Accession Number

03.1536a-d

Medium or Technique

Travertine (Egyptian alabaster)

Out on Loan

On display at Houston Museum of Natural Science, TX, May 17, 2013 – June 30, 2018

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

Alabaster goblet and vase on a low support, carved to fit them. The vase had a well-fitting, domed lid.

Provenance

From Sheikh Ali (Abadiya). 1903: purchased for the MFA by Albert M. Lythgoe.

Credit Line

Emily Esther Sears Fund