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Cup

Limestone; brownish-yellow; fine-grained; broken and mended; pieces missing. From Zawiet-el-Aryan.

Provenance

From Egypt, Zawiyet el-Aryan. 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. Findspot Information: From Zawiyet el-Aryan.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition

Old Kingdom, Dynasty 3, 2649–2575 B.C.

Object Place

Egypt

Accession Number

11.2546a-c

Medium or Technique

Limestone

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels