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Cylindrical beaker

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The base is flat, and the rim is rolled and everted. There is an incised rope band below the rim. The rim is chipped. Otherwise, it is complete.

Provenance

Purchased by Albert M. Lythgoe

Credit Line

Emily Esther Sears Fund

Egyptian, Early Dynastic Period, Dynasty 1, 2960–2770 B.C.

Dimensions

Height x diameter: 15 x 10 cm (5 7/8 x 3 15/16 in.)

Accession Number

03.1541

Medium or Technique

Travertine (Egyptian alabaster)

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels