New Kingdom, mid to late Dynasty 18
Height x diameter: 10.5 x 9 cm (4 1/8 x 3 9/16 in.)
Medium or Technique
Travertine (Egyptian alabaster)
Egyptian New Kingdom Gallery (Gallery 210)
Thin and fine grain.
Said to be from Sheikh Ali (Abadiya). 1904: purchased for the MFA in Qena, Egypt from Ghirgas by Albert M. Lythgoe as part of a group (04.1868-04.1873, 04.1875-04.1887) for £10. Acquired with funds from the Emily Esther Sears Fund. (Accession Date: January 1, 1904)
Emily Esther Sears Fund