University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology
Object Number: E11156
Current Location: Collections storage
Provenience: Egypt
Nubia
Aniba
Locus: An30
Period: New Kingdom
Eighteenth Dynasty
Date Made: 1539-1292 BC
Early Date: -1539
Late Date: -1292
Section:Egyptian
Materials:Faience
Iconography:Lotus
Height: 11.43cm
Outside Diameter:8.26cm
Credit Line:The Eckley B. Coxe Jr. Expedition to Nubia, Aniba; D. Randall-MacIver and C. L. Wooley, 1911

Description

Multicolored faience chalice in the shape of the white lotus with molded petals. The glazing colors are red, black or dark purple, and white (originally green?). Interior, stem and foot, dark purple.


Current & Past Exhibitions:

Searching for Ancient Egypt: (1997 - 1997)View Objects in Exhibition

Bibliography:

[Book] Silverman, David P. 1997. Searching for Ancient Egypt: Art, Architecture and Artifacts from the University of Pennsylvania Museum. : Page/Fig./Plate: 224-25View Objects cited in this Publication
[Book] The Artifacts of Ancient Egypt. : Page/Fig./Plate: 50View Objects cited in this Publication

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