Coarse cylindrical beaker
Old Kingdom, Dynasty 4
Findspot: Egypt, El-Kab
Overall: 9 x 12.5 cm (3 9/16 x 4 15/16 in.)
Medium or Technique
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Short, cylindrical beaker with slightly concave sides; slightly carinated, everted rim; flat base. Coarse Nile silt; wet smoothed; white deposits on exterior; surface worn. Rim chipped and nicked.
From Elkab. 1897, excavated by J. E. Quibell for the Egyptian Research Account , assigned to the Egyptian Research Account in the division of finds by the government of Egypt; given to the MFA by the ERA in response for contributions.
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