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Faience fragment

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Light blue glazed faience, fragment decorated with black. Somewhat cracked and chipped.

Provenance

From Sinai, the Temple of Sarabit el-Khadim. 1905: Egypt Exploration Fund Collection; 1905: Given by the Egypt Exploration Fund to the MFA.

Credit Line

Egypt Exploration Fund by subscription

Egyptian, New Kingdom, 1550–1070 B.C.

Findspot

Sinai, Egypt

Dimensions

Overall: 2.6 x 6.2 x 1.5 cm (1 x 2 7/16 x 9/16 in.)

Accession Number

05.151

Medium or Technique

Faience

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Unclassifiable objects, Function Unknown