Bottle

Egyptian
New Kingdom, Dynasty 18–19
1550–1186 B.C.


Dimensions

Height x width: 19.1 x 4.9 cm (7 1/2 x 1 15/16 in.)

Accession Number

1981.281

Medium or Technique

Travertine (Egyptian alabaster)

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

Egyptian alabaster bottle with pointed base, slim body, and short neck. It may have been used to pour perfume or spiced liquid.

Provenance

By 1981: Mrs. Horace L. Mayer collection; 1981: given to the MFA by Mrs. Mayer.

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. Horace L. Mayer