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Collared beaker

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Fragments of cloth and dried substance are still adhering to it. The body shape is slender and ovoid. The base is pointed. It is complete.

Provenance

From Asyut. 1904: purchased for the MFA by Albert M. Lythgoe.

Credit Line

Emily Esther Sears Fund

Egyptian, First Intermediate Period or Middle Kingdom, 2100–1640 B.C.

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Egypt

Dimensions

Height: 5 cm (1 15/16 in.)

Accession Number

04.1890

Medium or Technique

Travertine (Egyptian alabaster)

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels