Old Kingdom, Dynasty 5–6
2465 B.C.–2150 B.C.
Height x diameter: 17.3 x 4.2 cm (6 13/16 x 1 5/8 in.)
Medium or Technique
Travertine (Egyptian alabaster)
Not On View
It is very tall and slender. The base is flat and slightly flaring, and the rim is rolled and everted. It is complete.
Purchased by Albert M. Lythgoe
Emily Esther Sears Fund