Rush mat from foundation deposit of Hatshepsut
New Kingdom, Dynasty 18, reign of Hatshepsut
Object Place: Egypt, Thebes, Deir el-Bahari, Temple of Hatshepsut
Height x width: 6 x 4.5 cm (2 3/8 x 1 3/4 in.)
Medium or Technique
Reeds or rushes
Not On View
Of reeds; used to cover the deposits.
Excavated by the Egypt Exploration Society at the temple of Hatshepsut, Deir el-Bahari; given to the MFA by the Egypt Exploration Society December 1895.
Egypt Exploration Fund by subscription