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Fragment of ring stand

Egyptian


Findspot: Egypt, Tel Nebasha

Dimensions

Overall: 3.9 x 3.8 x 1.6 cm (1 9/16 x 1 1/2 x 5/8 in.)

Accession Number

11.45924

Medium or Technique

Faience

Not On View

Collections

Africa and Oceania, The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

Pale blue green coating, glaze much defaced. Cylindrical, the upper and under surfaces depressed. In the center was a rectangular channel. The whole length up and down showing fracture on each side. P Book P.5427 has “Disposed of Dec. 28, 1906”. Found with faience objects given by the EEF: Eg.Inv.3577 to Eg.Inv.3595 and 02.770, 72.1418, and 88.1003, P.725 to P.824, P.4418 to P.8145.

Provenance

From Egypt, Tell Gemayemi. 1887: excavated by the Egypt Exploration Fund; assigned to the EEF in the division of finds by the Egyptian government; voted to the MFA at EEF general meeting; sent over

Credit Line

Egypt Exploration Fund by subscription