Concave beaker with lid
Old Kingdom, Dynasty 6
Findspot: Egypt, Hu, N.I.
Height: 9.5 cm (3 3/4 in.)
Medium or Technique
Travertine (Egyptian alabaster)
Not On View
The base is flat and flaring, and the rim is plain and squared. It has horizontal veining. The base has a small chip. Otherwise, it is complete.
From Hu (Diaspolis Parva), Egypt. 1898-1899: excavated by the Egypt Exploration Fund (EEF); assigned to the EEF in the division of finds by the government of Egypt; presented to the MFA at EEF general meeting.
Egypt Exploration Fund by subscription