New Kingdom, Dynasty 18, reign of Thutmose IV
Object Place: Egypt, Thebes (Valey of the Kings), Tomb of Thutmose IV (KV43)
Height: 11.8 cm (4 5/8 in.)
Medium or Technique
Egyptian New Kingdom Gallery (Gallery 210)
Model hes-vase (with lid/stopper) of blue faience. Black painted decoration of a cartouche containing the prenomen of King Thutmose IV (Menkheprura).
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