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Fragment of votive tablet

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Fragment of votive tablet. Blue glaze, cartouche of Hatshepsut on one side and Tuthmosis III on the reverse, in black. Two holes bored at the top. Surface somewhat worn.

Provenance

From Sinai, 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, Dynasty 18, 1473–1458 B.C.

Findspot

Sinai, Egypt

Dimensions

Overall: 5.8 x 3.2 x 1.2 cm (2 5/16 x 1 1/4 x 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

05.156

Medium or Technique

Faience

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Religious and cult objects