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Light green glazed faience fragment, decorated in black, including a depiction of a proto-Aeolic capital.

Provenance

From Sinai, Temple of Sarabit el-Khadim. From Sinai. 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: 5.3 x 2.5 x 1 cm (2 1/16 x 1 x 3/8 in.)

Accession Number

05.155

Medium or Technique

Faience

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Unclassifiable objects, Function Unknown