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Blue glaze, with cartouche and sacred eyes in darker blue. In three pieces, mended.

Provenance

From Thebes, Valley of the Kings, tomb of Thutmose IV. 1902: excavated by Theodore M. Davis in the Valley of the Kings; assigned to Theodore M. Davis by the government of Egypt; 1903: given to the MFA by Theodore M. Davis. (Accession Date: May 1, 1903)

Credit Line

Gift of Theodore M. Davis

Egyptian, New Kingdom, Dynasty 18, reign of Thutmose IV, 1400–1390 B.C.

Findspot

Thebes, Egypt

Dimensions

Length: 33.3 cm (13 1/8 in.)

Accession Number

03.1087

Medium or Technique

Bichrome faience

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Tomb equipment, Models