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Basketwork pot stand from a foundation deposit

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Made of reeds bound together.

Provenance

Excavated by the Egypt Exploration Society at the temple of Hatshepsut, Deir el-Bahari; given to the MFA by the Egypt Exploration Society December 1895.

Credit Line

Egypt Exploration Fund by subscription

Egyptian, New Kingdom, Dynasty 18, reign of Hatshepsut, 1473–1458 B.C.

Object Place

Thebes, Egypt

Dimensions

Diameter: 11 cm (4 5/16 in.)

Accession Number

95.1413

Medium or Technique

Reeds

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Architectural elements, Foundation deposits