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Vessel stopper

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Blue glazed faience vessel topper. It has a black linear decoration. Some of the edges are chipped.

Provenance

From Thebes, Valley of the Kings, tomb of Thutmose IV. 1902: excavated by Theodore M. Davis in the Valley of the Kings; 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

Egypt

Dimensions

Diameter x Length: 2.7 x 2.7 cm (1 1/16 x 1 1/16 in.)

Accession Number

03.1122

Medium or Technique

Faience

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels