Decorated cylinder beaker

Egyptian
Predynastic Period
Naqada I–III, 3850–2960 B.C.


Findspot: Qena, 703

Dimensions

Overall: 28 x 11.5 cm (11 x 4 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

13.5323

Medium or Technique

Pottery

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

Ware type:
Vessel type: Beaker
Profile: Cylinder
Rim type: rolled everted
Base: flat
Surface Condition:
Vessel Condition: rim incomplete, one piece present, two total
Decoration: net design in red with scalloped decoration near rim
 Other:

Provenance

From Qena, K/703/1. Excavated by the Harvard University–Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA by the government of Egypt.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition