Fragment of a cake mold

Egyptian


Findspot: Egypt, Naukratis

Dimensions

Diameter: 11.1 cm (4 3/8 in.)

Accession Number

88.914

Medium or Technique

Pottery

Not On View

Collections

Africa and Oceania, The Ancient World

Classifications

Molds

Fragment of a cake mold. It is made of red clay. It has the design of a deer, circles and leaves.

Provenance

From Naukratis. 1886-7: excavated by William Matthew Flinders Petrie for the Egypt Exploration Fund, assigned to the EEF by the Egyptian government; December 22, 1887, presented to the MFA by the EEF.
(Accession Date: January 1, 1888)

Credit Line

Egypt Exploration Fund by subscription