Long-necked flask with horizontal loop handles

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


Dimensions

Height x width: 14 x 12.7 cm (5 1/2 x 5 in.)

Accession Number

01.7273a-b

Medium or Technique

Serpentine

Out on Loan

On display at Houston Museum of Natural Science, TX, May 17, 2013 – June 30, 2018

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

Serpentine; long neck, high vertical handles. Flat cover, edge broken.

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: October 1, 1901)

Credit Line

Egypt Exploration Fund by subscription