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Accession_Number E.23.22
adlib_title Egyptian cup
Shape Cup
Shape_description Tumbler shaped cup, mouth is wide with no neck. Tapering to a pronounced, flat step-like foot.
Material Terracotta
Fabric Egyptian
Fabric_description Course
Munsell_color 2.5Y 5/1
Decoration Dark grey wash (?)
Inscriptions
Condition Intact, there is a large chip in the lip and several much smaller ones also. The surface is very coarse and covered in shallow scratches. There is also a noticeable chip missing from the foot. there is a deposit in the bottom of the orifice.
Technique/Style
Provenance Esna
Period 3rd Intermediate Period: 22 dynasty
Date 945-712
Dating_details
Artist
Attribution
Image
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Oblique view of an Egyptian cup, showing the body.
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Front view of the base of an Egyptian cup, showing the bottom.
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Top view of an Egyptian cup, showing the inside and the chip in the lip.
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Back view of an Egyptian cup, showing the chipped lip.
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Front view of an Egyptian cup, showing the body.
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Oblique view of an Egyptian cup, show the small chips on the lip.
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Beazley_DB
Height 9.4
Diameters Mouth/widest point: 7.2
Handle_height
Other_dims. Base:5.4
Location 3.1.1
Edited_by Leigh; Alexandra
Date_edited 04.09.2002; 18.08.2004
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