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Beaker and lid from a foundation deposit

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Alabaster much discolored (by oil). Inscribed.

Provenance

Excavated by the Egypt Exploration Fund at the Temple of Hatshepsut, Deir el-Bahari; 1895: given to the MFA by the Egypt EXploration Fund.

Credit Line

Egypt Exploration Fund by subscription

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

Object Place

Thebes, Egypt

Dimensions

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

Accession Number

95.1419a-b

Medium or Technique

Travertine (Egyptian alabaster)

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Architectural elements, Foundation deposits