Mortar from a foundation deposit
Late Period, Dynasty 26
Object Place: Egypt, Gemayemi, Temple
Height x width: 4.8 x 3.9 cm (1 7/8 x 1 9/16 in.)
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Light limestone; bottom smooth; sides roughly worked; boss on each side at rim. Worked depression.
From Gemayemi. Excavated by the Egypt Exploration Fund at the temple at Gemayemi, till; given to the MFA by the Egypt Exploration Fund June 24, 1887.
Egypt Exploration Fund by subscription