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Fragment of feather ornament

Egyptian
Late Period–Roman Imperial Period
760 B.C.–A.D. 337


Findspot: Egypt

Accession Number

11.45999

Medium or Technique

Pottery

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

Brownish red clay; coarse, unglazed. The fragment shows portions of two feathers channelled. Portions of two feathers channelled. Portion of back on one feather: inside hollow. Irregular fracture.

Provenance

From. Excavated by the Egypt Exploration Fund; awarded to the EEF in the division of finds by the government of Egypt; given to the MFA by the EEF.

Credit Line

Egypt Exploration Fund by subscription