Cylindrical beaker with pierced handles
Early Dynastic Period, Dynasty 2
Findspot: Egypt, Zawyet el-Aryan, Grave Z 107
Height x depth: 10.7 x 5.9 cm (4 3/16 x 2 5/16 in.)
Medium or Technique
Travertine (Egyptian alabaster)
Not On View
The stone is fine-grained. The surface is worn. The base is flat. Handles are modeled on the shoulders. Both handles are broken. The rim is badly broken.
From Zawyet el-Aryan, Grave Z 107. 1910-11: 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.
(Accession date: October 19, 1911)
Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition