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Cylinder beaker

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Orange Nile silt; cylilnder beaker; flat base; rolled rim. Very good condition, one crack.

Provenance

From Zawiyet el-Aryan, Z/127/2. 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, Early Dynastic Period, Dynasty 2 (?), 2750–2649 B.C.

Object Place

Zawiyet el-Aryan, Egypt

Dimensions

Overall: 21.2 x 8 cm (8 3/8 x 3 1/8 in.)

Accession Number

11.2960

Medium or Technique

Pottery

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels