Maker Egyptian
  • Very Thin Walled Mammiform Cup
Date between 3300 and 3100 BCE
Medium Terracotta
Dimensions Overall: 1 3/4 × 2 3/4 inches (4.4 × 7 cm)
Credit Line Gift of the Egypt Exploration Fund, 1900
Accession Number 1990.184
Department Africa, Oceania & Indigenous Americas
Not On View
Inscriptions Inscribed, scratched on side: R134
probably 1898-99, possibly from cemetery R (Hu, Egypt);
1900, gifted by the Egypt Exploration Fund;
1990-present, gift to the Detroit Institute of Arts (Detroit, Michigan, USA)