Lotus goblet

Egyptian
Early New Kingdom
1550–1295 B.C.


Dimensions

Height: 15 cm (5 7/8 in.)

Accession Number

05.86

Medium or Technique

Travertine (Egyptian alabaster)

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

Alabaster cup in the form of a lotus flower. The petals are indicated by incised lines and very low relief. The sides are rather thick. The base ends in a short stem. The rim is plain and squared. It is complete and in excellent condition.

Provenance

Egypt. Provenance not known.

Credit Line

Gift of Theodore M. Davis