Jar lid

Egyptian
New Kingdom, Dynasty 18, reign of Thutmose IV
1400–1390 B.C.


Findspot: Egypt, Thebes, Tomb of Thutmose IV, Valley of the Kings

Dimensions

Height: 4.5 cm (1 3/4 in.)

Accession Number

03.1116

Medium or Technique

Faience

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

The lid has a blue green glaze. Some of the glaze has worn off.
03.1106 is the vessel that goes with this lid. Faience Nemset vessel. It has a greensih blue glaze. There are borders of ankh and dad signs, with a cartouche. It is a tall shouldered jar. It has a flat base. It has a lid. The top is missing. It is much mended.

Provenance

From Thebes, Valley of the Kings, Tomb of Thutmose IV. June 11, 1903: given to the MFA by Theodore M. Davis.

Credit Line

Gift of Theodore M. Davis