Electrum beaker 

This beaker is made from electrum, an alloy of gold and silver. Beakers made from precious metals were always used for one of two things, in rituals or for the elite. The decoration rim on this beaker are eight birds of prey facing upwards with spread wings. They are placed at regular intervals and provide enough space to be able to drink from the bowl. 

Found in Bactria- Margiana archeology complex

Bronze Age, late 3rd to early 2nd millenium BC 

Source: The Metropolitan Museum of Art 

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