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Bottle fragment

Egyptian
Late Period
760–332 B.C.


Findspot: Egypt, Giza, Outer room G, Temple of Isis

Dimensions

Length x width x thickness: 5.7 x 4.0 x 0.3 cm (2 1/4 x 1 9/16 x 1/8 in.)

Accession Number

26-1-186

Medium or Technique

Frit

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

This is a shoulder fragment “New Year’s” bottle, with part of design from around neck. The design is similar to the description on 27.1706

Provenance

From Giza, Temple of Isis, outer room G. 1926: excavated by the Harvard University–Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA by the government of Egypt.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition