Nile silt beaker
Early Dynastic Period, Dynasty 2
Findspot: Egypt, Zawyet el-Aryan, Grave Z 144, debris
Height x diameter:: 12 x 12.5 cm (4 3/4 x 4 15/16 in.)
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Nile silt; straight sided beaker with short sides; flat base; plain rim; coarse and eroding. Repaired, missing a piece, rim damaged.
From Zawyet el-Aryan, Grave Z 144. 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: December 7, 1911)
Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition