Model papyrus roll

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


Object Place: Egypt, Thebes, Valley of the Kings, Tomb of Thutmose IV (KV43)

Dimensions

Overall: 3.2 x 9.5 cm (1 1/4 x 3 3/4 in.)

Accession Number

03.1093

Medium or Technique

Faience

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Models

Faience imitation papyrus scroll, blue glazed. Decorated with bands and hieroglyphs in darker blue. Upper part missing.

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