Findspot: Egypt, Tell Dafana
Other: 2.3 x 0.8 cm (7/8 x 5/16 in.)
Medium or Technique
Travertine (Egyptian alabaster)
Not On View
Alabaster roll, hole through width, dirty white, ends rounded, a pink mark connecting the two ends of the whole on one side - unbroken.
Tell Dafana (Daphnae). 1886: excavated by William Matthew Flinders Petrie for the Egypt Exploration Fund, assigned to the EEF by the Egyptian government; presented to the MFA at EEF fifth annual general meeting; sent over June 1, 1887.
Egypt Exploration Fund by subscription