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Bread mould

Egyptian
New Kingdom, Dynasty 18
1550–1295 B.C.


Findspot: Nubia (Egypt), Buhen, Tomb K 5

Dimensions

Overall: 11 x 20.5 cm (4 5/16 x 8 1/16 in.)

Accession Number

1991.1175

Medium or Technique

Pottery

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

Nile bowl with flaring sides, grooved exterior.

Provenance

From Buhen, tomb K 5. 1910: excavated by the E.B. Coxe Expedition of the University of Pennsylvania; assigned to the University of Pennsylvania in the division of finds by the Sudanese government; 1910-1991: University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology; 1991: received by the MFA through exchange with the University of Pennsylvania Museum.

(Accession date: March 25, 1992)

Credit Line

MFA-University of Pennsylvania Exchange