Crucible

Foundation deposit, crucible

The Museum of Egyptian Antiquities, Cairo JE 49217

Provenance

Description

Material(s) clay

Crucible modelled in hand, never baked. Sides are ca. 1cm thick. There are no traces of usage. 

Katarzyna Kapiec

History

Excavated by the H.E. Winlock (Metropolitan Museum of Art) in the temple of Hatshepsut at Deir el-Bahari in 1923-1924. 

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