Rim fragment of a cylindrical beaker
Old Kingdom, late Dynasty 3
Findspot: Egypt, Zawyet el-Aryan, Z 500
Diameter: 15.2 cm (6 in.)
Medium or Technique
Not On View
The stone has clear watered markings, and it is polished. The rim is rolled and everted. It is broken and mended. Most of the beaker is missing, including the base.
From Zawyet el-Aryan, Z 500. 1911: 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.
Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition