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Pilgrim bottle

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Pilgrim bottle with globular body.

Provenance

From the cemetery of the Cypriote mercenaries, Tel Nebesha. 1887: excavated by the Egypt Exploration Fund; assigned to the EEF in the division of finds by the Egyptian government; voted to the MFA at EEF general meeting.

Credit Line

Egypt Exploration Fund by subscription

Egyptian, Late Period, Dynasty 26, 688–525 B.C.

Findspot

Tell Nabasha, Egypt

Dimensions

Overall: 15.3 x 10.2 cm (6 x 4 in.)

Accession Number

11.45908

Medium or Technique

Pottery

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels