Straight sided beaker with lid
First Intermediate Period or Middle Kingdom
Findspot: Egypt, Asyut
Height: 18.5 cm (7 5/16 in.)
Medium or Technique
Travertine (Egyptian alabaster)
Not On View
This lidded beaker still retrains traces of its contents, along with fragments of the linen cloth that once secured the lid.
From Asyut. 1904: purchased for the MFA by Albert M. Lythgoe.
Emily Esther Sears Fund