Libation Cup


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Artifact Identification Libation Cup   (1911.02.0029B)
  1. Communication Artifacts
  2. :
  3. Ceremonial Artifacts
  4. :
  5. Religious Objects
Artist/Maker None
Geographic Location
Period/Date New Kingdom/ Late Egyptian, 1342 – 525 BCE
Culture Egyptian

Physical Analysis

Dimension 1 (Diameter) 10.4 cm
Dimension 2 (Width) 4.5 cm
Dimension 3 (Height) 4.0 cm
Weight 103 g
Measuring Remarks The first measurement is the width of the body (here also the width of the mouth). Second is the width of the base. Third measurement is the height.
Materials Ceramic--Terracotta
Manufacturing Processes Throwing, Firing
Munsell Color Information Light Brown (5 YR 6.5/3.5) -ns

Research Remarks

Published Description N/A
Description N/A
Comparanda N/A

Divisions for region taken from: Baines & Málek 1980 Atlas of Ancient Egypt. Oxford: Phaidon. James, T.G.H. Excavating in Egypt: The Egypt Exploration Society 1882-1982. Chicago: University of Chicago Press, 1982.

Artifact History

Archaeological Data N/A
Credit Line/Dedication Egypt Exploration Society
Reproduction no
Reproduction Information N/A

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