Jug with lotus handle

Egyptian
New Kingdom, Dynasty 18, reign of Thutmose III t
1479–1352 B.C.


Findspot: Egypt, Abydos, Tomb D 115

Dimensions

Height: 7.5 cm (2 15/16 in.)

Accession Number

01.7312

Medium or Technique

Bronze

On View

Egyptian New Kingdom Gallery (Gallery 210)

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

Small bronze jug with handle in form of a lotus flower attached by means of rivets.

Provenance

From Abydos, tomb D 115. 1901: excavated by William Matthew Flinders Petrie for the Egypt Exploration Fund, assigned to the Egypt Exploration Fund in the division of finds by the government of Egypt, received by the MFA through subscription to the Egypt Exploration Fund. (Accession Date: August 1, 1901)

Credit Line

Egypt Exploration Fund by subscription