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Fragment of a vessel from a foundation deposit

Roughly rectangular curved sherd of light-colored limestone; inside smooth; outside has rough finish.

Provenance

From Gemayemi, temple foundation deposit. Excavated by the Egypt Exploration Fund at the temple at Gemayemi; given to the MFA by the Egypt Exploration Fund June 24, 1887.

Credit Line

Egypt Exploration Fund by subscription

Egyptian, Late Period, Dynasty 26, 664–525 B.C.

Object Place

Gemayemi, Egypt

Accession Number

87.679

Medium or Technique

Limestone

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Architectural elements, Foundation deposits