Art/ Collection/ Art Object


2nd–7th century
Found/excavated Egypt, Thebes
Earthenware; molded
Credit Line:
Rogers Fund, 1926
Accession Number:
Not on view
1922–23, excavated at the Tomb of Nespekashuty (TT 312, MMA 509), Deir el-Bahri, Thebes by the Egyptian Expedition of the Metropolitan Museum of Art; 1926, acquired by the Museum in the division of finds

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