Mud sealing

Egyptian
Early Dynastic Period, Dynasty 1, reign of Narmer


Findspot: Egypt, Zawyet el-Aryan, Z 486-489

Dimensions

Legacy dimension: .081 x .062

Accession Number

11.2504

Medium or Technique

Mud

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Inscriptions

Jar sealing of dark gray mud and marks of cords and knot; seal impression of Horus name of King Nar-mer. Needs consolidation assessment.

Provenance

From Zawyet el-Aryan, Graves Z 486-489. 1911: excavated by the Harvard University–Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA in the division of finds by the government of Egypt.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition