Fragment of an inscribed jar
New Kingdom, Dynasty 18
Findspot: Egypt, Asyut
Height x diameter: 11 x 7 cm (4 5/16 x 2 3/4 in.)
Medium or Technique
Travertine (Egyptian alabaster)
Not On View
Inscribed body fragment of an alabaster jar. The glyphs are incised. The surface is worn and discolored. It is not complete.
Text reads, in part, "the good god, Kheperkara, the Osiris, the son of Ra, Thutmose, vindicated."
From Asyut. 1904: purchased for the MFA by Albert M. Lythgoe.
Emily Esther Sears Fund