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Bamboo reed used for container. The stick with it (91.264) is dull black and broken at the piont.

Provenance

From Ihnasya el-Medina (Herakleoplis Magna), necropolis. 1890-1891: excavated by Edouard Naville for the Egypt Exploration Fund, assigned to the EEF by the Egyptian government; October 1891, presented to the MFA by the EEF. (Accession date: December 8, 1891)

Credit Line

Egypt Exploration Fund by subscription

Egyptian,

Dimensions

Overall: (A) 14.5 x 15 (5 11/16 x 5 7/8 in.) (B) 8.7 cm (3 7/16 in.)

Accession Number

91.263

Medium or Technique

Bamboo

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels