Concave beaker

Egyptian
Old Kingdom, dynasty 5–6
2465–2152 B.C.


Findspot: Giza, G7130 X

Dimensions

H 5.3 cm, Diam 7.8 cm

Accession Number

26.899

Medium or Technique

Travertine (Egyptian alabaster)

Out on Loan

Out On Loan

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

Flared rim cylinder vessel with lip, not completely bored

Provenance

From Giza. 1925: 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.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition