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Knob for vase

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


Object Place: Egypt, Thebes, Thtmose IV, Valley of the Kings

Dimensions

Overall: 2.6 x 2.8 cm (1 x 1 1/8 in.)

Accession Number

03.1121

Medium or Technique

Faience

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

Blue glazed knob for a vase with black painted decoration. At the top of the knob is a black round dot.

Provenance

From Thebes, Valley of the Kings, tomb of Thutmose IV. 1902: excavated by Theodore M. Davis in the Valley of the Kings; 1903: given to the MFA by Theodore M. Davis.
(Accession Date: May 1, 1903)

Credit Line

Gift of Theodore M. Davis