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Rim and body fragments of a cylinder beaker

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A & D. Faience rim and body fragments of a cylinder beaker. It has a cream glaze. There is a lotus decoration in black and gray. There are three fragments total. Some repair work has been done.


From Sinai, Temple of Sarabit el-Khadim. 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.

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Egypt Exploration Fund by subscription

Egyptian, New Kingdom, 1550–1070 B.C.


Sinai, Egypt


height x width (a): 15.5 x 1 cm (6 1/8 x 3/8 in.) 5 pieces Height (b): 6.3 cm (2 1/2 in.) 2 pieces Height (c): 5.3 cm (2 1/16 in.) height x width (191 D): 3.6 x 1 cm (1 7/16 x 3/8 in.)

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The Ancient World