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Cup and cover

Egyptian


Findspot: Cypriote, Tell Dafana

Dimensions

Overall (A): 8.5 x 9 cm (3 3/8 x 3 9/16 in.) Overall (B): 10.5 cm (4 1/8 in.)

Accession Number

87.642a-b

Medium or Technique

Pottery

Not On View

Collections

Africa and Oceania, The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

Fine, brownish-gray clay; barrel-shape body, low circular cover. Very much mended.

Provenance

From pharoah's house at Tell Dafana (Daphnae). 1886: Excavated by the Egypt Exploration Fund; assigned to the Egypt Exploration Fund by the government of Egypt; 1887: given to the MFA by the Egypt Exploration Fund.

Credit Line

Egypt Exploration Fund by subscription