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Model vase from foundation deposit of Hatshepsut

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Red clay model jar. [Not located with other foundation deposit items or in Bas S 12A; 10-2002]

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

Overall: 6 x 3.8 cm (2 3/8 x 1 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

05.61

Medium or Technique

Pottery

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Architectural elements, Foundation deposits