|EGYPTIAN NEW KINGDOM BLACK BASALT CUP
Of unusual form, tapering from the lip to the waist, then more acutely from the waist to the small flat base.
XVIIIth Dynasty, 1550-1320 BC
Diam. 3 3/4 in. (9.5 cm.); H. 2 1/2 in. (6.4 cm.)
Ex J.M.E. collection, New York, acquired in the London market, 1980s.