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Trumpet neck beaker

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Shape: Profile: slender Rim type: slightly rolled Base: pointed, broken Surface: one small slit missing from the body Condition: pretty good Decoration: Ware: grayware

Provenance

From Giza, Menkaura Valley Temple, sub 331. 19: excavated by the Harvard University-Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA in the division of finds by the government of Egypt.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition

Egyptian, Old Kingdom, 2649–2100 B.C.

Findspot

Giza, Egypt

Dimensions

Overall: 24 x 8 cm (9 7/16 x 3 1/8 in.)

Accession Number

47.1916

Medium or Technique

Pottery

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels