Pottery vessel



Accession Number
EC64
Current Location
In storage
Object Type
Receptacle/vessel, Jar
Periods
Second Intermediate Period to New Kingdom
Material
Pottery
Provenance
Egypt, Esna, Tomb 289
Measurements
192mm height | 108mm diameter
Number of Elements
1

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Description

Pottery vessel from Esna. It is 192mm in height. Excavated by Garstang. Second Intermediate Period to Early New Kingdom. Purchased by Wellcome from the MacGregor collection in 1922.

Bibliography

Downes, D., 1974 'The Excavations at Esna 1905-1906'.

Wellcome Number
A13464
Other Identity
289E06 (excavation number) | W200 (notes found in possession of VA Donohue)
Auction
Sotheby, Wilkinson, & Hodge: 26 Jun–06 Jul 1922, Lot 1714
Previous Owners
Sir Henry Solomon Wellcome (1853–1936) | Rev. William MacGregor (1848–1937)
Excavation Details

Excavated by John Garstang within tomb 289 at Esna in 1906.

Acquisition
Long-term loan, The Wellcome Trust (15 Feb 1971)
Last modified: 01 Oct 2020

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