Ribbed cylindrical beaker
Naqada I–III, 3850–2960 B.C.
Height x diameter: 8.8 x 9.8 cm (3 7/16 x 3 7/8 in.)
Medium or Technique
Travertine (Egyptian alabaster) stone
Not On View
It has thin walls. The base is flat, and the rim is rolled and everted. It sits unevenly. It is complete.
Purchased in Egypt by Albert M. Lythgoe in 1903 for the MFA
Emily Esther Sears Fund