Rush mat

Foundation deposit, basketry

Museum of Fine Arts, Boston 95.1414

Provenance

Description

Dimensions Width 4.5cm, Height 6.0cm

Material(s) rush or reeds

Mat made of rush or reeds, used to cover the deposit.

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 in December 1895.

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