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Fragment of inscribed cylindrical beaker

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Hieroglyphs and decorative lines are incised. This is a body fragment. Fragments are missing, including the base and rim.

Provenance

From Kerma. 1912-13: excavated by the Harvard University–Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA in the division of finds by the government of Sudan.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition

Egyptian, Middle Kindom, 2061–1640 B.C.

Findspot

Kerma, Nubia (Sudan)

Accession Number

13.4270

Medium or Technique

Travertine (Egyptian alabaster)

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels