Maker Egyptian
  • Cinerary Urn
Date between 1st and 2nd century CE
Medium glazed pottery
Dimensions Overall: 9 × 10 × 9 1/2 inches (22.9 × 25.4 × 24.1 cm)
Credit Line City of Detroit Purchase
Accession Number 40.49
Department Africa, Oceania & Indigenous Americas
On View Egyptian: Daily Reverences, Level 1 (see map)
estate of Howard Carter (London, England);
1940-present, purchase by the Detroit Institute of Arts (Detroit, Michigan, USA)
Gifts of the Nile: Ancient Egyptian Faience. Exh. cat., Museum of Art, Rhode Island School of Design. Rhode Island, May 10, 1998-April 25, 1999, no. 171, (ill.) p. 162. [catalogue of the Howard Carter exhibition].

Peck, William H. “Archaeology and the Detroit Institute of Arts,” Bulletin of the DIA 79, no. 1/2 (2005): 9, (fig. 7).