Faience fragment



Accession Number
EC144
Current Location
House of Life (first floor), Votive offerings case
Object Type
Material, Worked material
Period
New Kingdom
Dynasty
Eighteenth Dynasty
Material
Faience
Measurements
Height: 32mm | Diameter: 24mm
Number of Elements
1
Culture
Egyptian

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Description

Part of a hollow rod of blue faience with the remains of a cartouche (part of a khepre beetle). Perhaps this is part of a votive offering such as a papyriform column as illustrated in Pinch 1993, Votive Offering to Hathor fig. 6.

Bibliography

Pinch 1993, Votive Offering to Hathor fig. 6.

Language
Egyptian
Script
Hieroglyphic
Last modified: 14 Apr 2022

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