Fragment of inscribed cylindrical beaker
Old Kingdom, Dynasty 6
Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Kerma, Tell I, Trench 2, Room H
Length: 6.5 cm (2 9/16 in.)
Medium or Technique
Travertine (Egyptian alabaster)
Not On View
It is inscribed with the cartouche of Pepy I. It is a body fragmentt. Fragments are missing, including the base and rim.
From Nubia, Kerma. 1913: excavated by the Harvard University–Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA in the division of finds by the government of Sudan.
(Accession date: December 4, 1913)
Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition