Fragment

Egyptian
New Kingdom
1550–1070 B.C.


Findspot: Egypt, Sinai, Temple of Sarabit el-Khadim

Dimensions

Overall: 5.3 x 2.5 x 1 cm (2 1/16 x 1 x 3/8 in.)

Accession Number

05.155

Medium or Technique

Faience

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Function unknown

Light green glazed faience fragment, decorated in black, including a depiction of a proto-Aeolic capital.

Provenance

From Sinai, Temple of Sarabit el-Khadim. From Sinai. 1905: Egypt Exploration Fund Collection; 1905: Given by the Egypt Exploration Fund to the MFA.

Credit Line

Egypt Exploration Fund by subscription