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Decorated round bottomed beaker

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Faience round bottombed beaker. It is in two fragments. The base is round, and the rim is plain. It has a soft blue-green glaze. It is decorated with lines and cartouches in black. The surface is worn.

Provenance

From Sinai, Temple of Sarabit el Khadem. 1905: Excavated by the Egypt Exploration Fund; assigned to the Egypt Exploration Fund by the government of Egypt; given to the MFA by the Egypt Exploration Fund.

Credit Line

Egypt Exploration Fund by subscription

Egyptian, New Kingdom, 1550–1070 B.C.

Findspot

Sinai, Egypt

Dimensions

Height x diameter: 12.5 x 8.2 cm (4 15/16 x 3 1/4 in.)

Accession Number

05.187

Medium or Technique

Faience

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels