Body fragment of dish
New Kingdom, Dynasty 18
Findspot: Egypt, Deir el-Bahari, Temple of Mentuhotep
Width x length x thickness: 5.6 x 7 x 2 cm (2 3/16 x 2 3/4 x 13/16 in.)
Medium or Technique
Not On View
It has a deep blue glaze. Part of a lotus-design painted in black remains. The surface is worn. It has irregular edges.
From Thebes, Deir el-Bahri, Temple of Mentuhotep. 1907: Excavated by Edouard Naville for the Egypt Exploration Fund; assigned to the Egypt Exploration Fund by the government of Egypt; given to the MFA by the Egypt Exploration Fund.
(Accession Date: October 10, 1907)
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