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Cylindrical beaker

Limestone; bluish-gray and white; rim chipped; whole of lower part is missing; broken and mended.

Provenance

From Giza, Menkaura Valley Temple. 1911: excavated by the Harvard University–Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA by the government of Egypt.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition

Egyptian, Old Kingdom, Dynasty 4, 2575–2465 B.C.

Findspot

Giza, Egypt

Accession Number

11.1182

Medium or Technique

Limestone

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels