S ware cylinder beaker

Egyptian
Early Dynastic Period


Findspot: Egypt, Zawyet el-Aryan, Grave Z 104

Dimensions

Overall: 25.5 x 12 cm (10 1/16 x 4 3/4 in.)

Accession Number

Z/104/1

Medium or Technique

Pottery

Not On View

Collections

Africa and Oceania, The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

Ware type: S Ware
Vessel type: beaker
Profile: cylinder
Rim type: flat
Base: rolled
Surface Condition: very smooth marl
Vessel Condition: good; one rim piece missing; one crack
Decoration:
 Other:

Provenance

From Zawyet el-Aryan, Z/104/1. Excavated by the Harvard University–Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA by the government of Egypt.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition