Footed beaker

Egyptian
Predynastic Period
Naqada I, 3850–3650 B.C.


Findspot: Egypt, Deir el-Ballas, Tomb 309

Dimensions

Height x width: 12 x 9 cm (4 3/4 x 3 9/16 in.)

Accession Number

47.1649

Medium or Technique

Limestone

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

Egg-shaped, with foot and handles; thin straight rim; pink limestone; rim, handles, and foot are slightly chipped.

Provenance

From Ballas, tomb 309, no. 6. 1900-1901, excavated by the Harvard University-Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; 1947, brought from Harvard Camp.
(Accession Date: January 1, 1947)

Credit Line

Brought from Harvard Camp