Disc lid ?

Egyptian


Dimensions

Diameter: 3.5 cm (1 3/8 in.)

Accession Number

05.263

Medium or Technique

Pottery

Not On View

Collections

Africa and Oceania, The Ancient World

Classifications

Function unknown

Possibly a decorative adornment or the cover of a kohl pot. Made of fine, black clay. Incised circular decoration. Hole in center. The under side of the edge is chipped.

Provenance

From . 1905: Excavated by the Egypt Exploration Fund; assigned to the Egypt Exploration Fund by the government of Egypt; given to the MFA by the Egypt Exploration Fund. (Accession Date: January 1, 1905)

Credit Line

Egypt Exploration Fund by subscription