Tall, bag-shaped jay with flaring rim; black painted lines and borders of lotus buds and flowers on neck and base as well as cartouche of Thutmose IV; mended.
From Thebes, Valley of the Kings, tomb of Thutmose IV (KV 43). 1902: excavated by Theodore M. Davis in the Valley of the Kings, directed by Howard Carter; assigned to Theodore M. Davis by the government of Egypt; 1903: given to the MFA by Theodore M. Davis. (Accession Date: May 1, 1903)
Gift of Theodore M. Davis