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Redware beaker

R ware; straight sided beaker with short sides; flat base; flat, inverted rim; rough, orangish clay. Very good condition.

Provenance

From Zawiyet el-Aryan, grave 144. 1910-11: 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. (Accession date: December 7, 1911)

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition

Egyptian, Early Dynastic Period, Dynasty 2, 2750–2649 B.C.

Findspot

Zawiyet el-Aryan, Egypt

Accession Number

11.2933

Medium or Technique

Pottery

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels