Fragment of a box

Egyptian
New Kingdom, Dynasty 18
1550–1295 B.C.


Findspot: Egypt, Dendara, Animal Catacombs

Dimensions

Overall: 7.8 x 4.8 cm (3 1/16 x 1 7/8 in.)

Accession Number

98.1110

Medium or Technique

Ivory

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Tools and equipment

Ivory, one end round the other square. Charred and much broken.

Provenance

From Dendara, animal catacombs. 1898: excavated by William Flinders Petrie for the Egypt Exploration Fund; assigned to the Egypt Exploration Fund in the division of finds by the government of Egypt; presented to the MFA at the general meeting of the EEF.
(Accession Date: November 1, 1898)

Credit Line

Egypt Exploration Fund by subscription