From: Egypt | Nubia | Aniba

Curatorial Section: Egyptian

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Object Number E11156
Current Location Collections Storage
Provenience Egypt | Nubia | Aniba
Locus An30
Period New Kingdom | Eighteenth Dynasty
Date Made 1539-1292 BCE
Section Egyptian
Materials Faience
Iconography Lotus

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.

Height 11.43 cm
Outside Diameter 8.26 cm
Credit Line The Eckley B. Coxe Junior Expedition to Nubia, Aniba; D. Randall-MacIver and C. L. Wooley, 1911

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