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Concave cosmetic beaker

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The base is flat, and the rim is plain and squared. The surface is worn. It is complete.

Provenance

From Deir Rifa. 1907: excavated in Egypt by the Egyptian Research Account, division of finds with Egyptian government; October 10, 1907: awarded to the MFA through subscription to the Egyptian Research Account.

Credit Line

Egyptian Research Account by subscription

Egyptian, Middle Kingdom, 2061–1784 B.C.

Findspot

Egypt

Dimensions

Height x diameter: 11.2 x 8.4 cm (4 7/16 x 3 5/16 in.)

Accession Number

07.546

Medium or Technique

Serpentinite

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels