Pot stand

Foundation deposit, basketry

Museum of Fine Arts, Boston 95.1420

Provenance

Description

Dimensions Width 19.0cm, Height 4.0cm

Material(s) reeds, straw

Pot stand made of straw and reeds, constructed with the use of two-system coiling technique with a passive bundle[1]. Diameter of the hole in the middle - 2.5cm.

Footnotes

  1. ^ 1039: The World According to Basketry. An Etno-archaeological Interpretation of Basketry Production in Egypt. - - 2012 - Wendrich, Willeke.

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 Museum of Fine Arts, Boston by the Egypt Exploration Fund.  

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