<em>Flat Cup</em>, ca. 3100-2625 B.C.E. Egyptian alabaster (calcite), 1 5/16 x  greatest diam. 3 1/8 in. (3.3 x 7.9 cm). Brooklyn Museum, Charles Edwin Wilbour Fund, 09.889.50. Creative Commons-BY (Photo: Brooklyn Museum, CUR.09.889.50_NegA_print_bw.jpg)

Flat Cup

Medium: Egyptian alabaster (calcite)

Dates:ca. 3100-2625 B.C.E.

Dimensions: 1 5/16 x greatest diam. 3 1/8 in. (3.3 x 7.9 cm)


Accession Number: 09.889.50

Image: CUR.09.889.50_NegA_print_bw.jpg,

Catalogue Description:
Small flat hemispherical bowl, with slightly flattened small base, wide mouth, sharply inset rounded lip. Grey alabaster, with white bands. Condition: Broken in two and mended, with splinters along the joints missing. A very slight abrasion at rim.

Brooklyn Museum