Tumbler

Egyptian


Dimensions

Height x diameter: 7.8 x 10.2 cm (3 1/16 x 4 in.)

Accession Number

04.1914

Medium or Technique

Glass

Not On View

Collections

Africa and Oceania, The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

Olive green. Bottom cracked, wider opening with incurved bottom.

Provenance

Said to be from Akhmim. 1903-1904: purchased for the MFA from Abd el-Mageed, Luxor, Egypt by Albert M. Lythgoe as part of a group (04.1910-04.1921) for £6. Acquired with funds from the Emily Esther Sears Fund. (Accession Date: January 1, 1904)

Credit Line

Emily Esther Sears Fund