New Kingdom, Dynasty 18
Findspot: Deir El-Bahari, Egypt
Overall: 2.7 x 5.2 x 0.5 cm (1 1/16 x 2 1/16 x 3/16 in.)
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Glazed on all surfaces; flat on both top and bottom. The shape is rectangular, flaring at one end like the bottom of an Ankh sign. The object is broken at the smaller end; pierced both sides at wider end.
From Dier-el-Bahari, Temple of Mentuhetep. Excavated by the Egypt Exploration Fund; assigned to the Egypt Exploration Fund by the government of Egypt; given to the MFA by the Egypt Exploration Fund.
Egypt Exploration Fund by subscription