Relic from Temple of Edfu

Object Number: 
Z.1801
Date: 
1500-500 B.C.
Medium: 
Earthenware
Dimensions: 
Overall: 1 x 2 x 3 in. ( 2.5 x 5.1 x 7.6 cm )
Marks: 
handwritten: on adhesive label attached to object: "TEMPLE OF EDFU/6 2 96/STRAUSS"
Description: 
Section of turned red earthenware pottery vase, taken from Temple of Edfu in 1896.
Gallery Label: 
This pottery fragment was probably a souvenir collected by American tourists visiting sites of ancient Egypt around the turn of the century.
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group