Body fragment of a dish

Egyptian
New Kingdom, Dynasty 18
1550–1070 B.C.


Findspot: Egypt, Deir el-Bahari, Temple of Mentuhotep

Dimensions

Width x length x thickness: 5.8 x 5.5 x 0.8 cm (2 5/16 x 2 3/16 x 5/16 in.)

Accession Number

05.245

Medium or Technique

Faience

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

Faience body fragment of a dish. There is blue glaze on both sides. It is decorated with lotus flowers done in black paint.

Provenance

From the Temple of Mentuhotep, Deir El-Bahari. Excavated by the Egypt Exploration Fund; assigned to the Egypt Exploration Fund by the government of Egypt; given to the MFA by the Egypt Exploration Fund.

Credit Line

Egypt Exploration Fund by subscription