Old Kingdom, late Dynasty 3
Findspot: Egypt, Zawyet el-Aryan, Z 500
Diameter (base): 15.6 cm (6 1/8 in.)
Medium or Technique
Travertine (Egyptian alabaster)
Not On View
The stone has pink and white wavy bands. The base is flat and splayed. The base, where it is splayed, is black. It is broken and mended. The rim and upper body of the beaker is missing.
From Zawyet el-Aryan, Z 500. 1911: excavated by the Harvard University–Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA in the division of finds by the government of Egypt.
Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition