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Model bowl from foundation deposit of Hatshepsut

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Red clay model bowl, conical in shape, edge broken. Exhibit mount still attached.

Provenance

From Thebes, Valley of the Kings, tomb of Queen Hatshepsut. 1904: Excavated by Theodore M. Davis. March 1904; awarded to Theodore M. Davis by the Egyptian government; given to the MFA by Theodore M. Davis, July 6, 1905. (Accession Date: July 6, 1905)

Credit Line

Gift of Theodore M. Davis

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

Object Place

Thebes, Egypt

Dimensions

3.2 cm (1 1/4 in.)

Accession Number

05.64

Medium or Technique

Pottery

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Architectural elements, Foundation deposits