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W ware beaker

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Ware type: W Ware Vessel type: Beaker Profile: Cylinder Rim type: rolled everted Base: flat Surface Condition: Diagonal cut marks on entire body Vessel Condition: Very good, small rim chip Decoration: scalloped design on upper portion Other:

Provenance

From Qena, K/209/1. Excavated by the Harvard University–Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA by the government of Egypt.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition

Egyptian, Predynastic Period, Naqada II–III, 3650–2960 B.C.

Findspot

Qena

Dimensions

Overall: 29.5 x 11 cm (11 5/8 x 4 5/16 in.)

Accession Number

13.5187

Medium or Technique

Pottery

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels