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Mortar from a foundation deposit

Light limestone; bottom smooth; sides roughly worked; boss on each side at rim. Worked depression.

Provenance

From Gemayemi. Excavated by the Egypt Exploration Fund at the temple at Gemayemi, till; 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

87.678

Medium or Technique

Limestone

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Architectural elements, Foundation deposits