Model papyrus roll
New Kingdom, Dynasty 18, reign of Thutmose IV
Findspot: Egypt, Thebes (Valley of the Kings), Tomb of Thutmose IV (KV43)
Height: 12.5 cm (4 15/16 in.)
Medium or Technique
Egyptian New Kingdom Gallery (Gallery 210)
Model roll of papyrus of blue faience with black line decoration including a cartouche containing the prenomen of King Thutmose IV (Men-kheperu-Re); in two pieces, mended.
From Thebes, Valley of the Kings, tomb of Thutmose IV (KV 43). 1902: excavated by Theodore M. Davis in the Valley of the Kings, directed by Howard Carter; assigned to Theodore M. Davis by the government of Egypt; 1903: given to the MFA by Theodore M. Davis.
(Accession Date: May 1, 1903)
Gift of Theodore M. Davis