Early Dynastic Period, Dynasty 1
Findspot: Egypt, Abydos, Temple, room M69
Height x depth: 13.5 x 7.5 cm (5 5/16 x 2 15/16 in.)
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Faience model fruit. It is egg shaped. There are remnants of a green glaze. The model is cracked and chipped. The surface is rough and worn.
From Abydos, temple M 69. 1903: 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: January 1, 1903)
Egypt Exploration Fund by subscription