Body fragments of a dish

Egyptian
New Kingdom
1550–1070 B.C.


Findspot: Egypt, Sinai, Temple of Sarabit el-Khadim

Dimensions

Height x width: 5.5 x 10 cm (2 3/16 x 3 15/16 in.)

Accession Number

05.190

Medium or Technique

Faience

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

Light blue, gray, and cream glazed faience body fragments of a dish. It is decorated with lotus flowers painted in black. There are two fragments total. The vessel has been repaired and glued together. The surface is worn.

Provenance

From Sinai, Temple of Sarabit el-Khadim. 1905: 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