Opening of the Mouth cup

Egyptian
Old Kingdom, Dynasty 5
2500–2350 B.C.


Findspot: Egypt, Giza, Tomb G 2347 X (debris of pit)

Dimensions

Height x diameter: 3.5 x 3.5 cm (1 3/8 x 1 3/8 in.)

Accession Number

33.1019

Medium or Technique

Quartz crystal

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Models

Provenance

From Giza, tomb G 2347 X (debris of pit). 1933: excavated by the Harvard University-Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; 1937: assigned to the MFA by the Egyptian government.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition