Model jar

Foundation deposit, stone vessel

The British Museum, London EA26282

Provenance

Description

Dimensions Height 12.1cm

Material(s) calcite

Model of a calcite cylinder jar with the incised cartouche of Hatshepsut.

Katarzyna Kapiec

History

Excavated by E. Naville (Egypt Exploration Fund) in the temple of Hatshepsut at Deir el-Bahari in 1894-1895. Donated to the British Museum by the Egypt Exploration Fund in 1896.

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