Cosmetic jar in the form of a fish
New Kingdom, Dynasty 18, reign of Thutmose III
Findspot: Sudan, Nubia, Semna, S502, Notes: Egypt (Semna, cemetery S 502)
Length x width: 16.8 x 8.8 cm (6 5/8 x 3 7/16 in.)
Medium or Technique
Egyptian New Kingdom Gallery (Gallery 210)
Red glazed vase in form of fish. One handle. Black painted decoration. Tail mended.
From Semna, cemetery S 502. 1924: excavated by the Harvard University-Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; 1924: assigned to the MFA by the government of the Sudan.
Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition