Bottle card

Courtesy of National Museums Liverpool, World Museum



Currently not on display


Finely carved Egyptian alabaster bottle with two handles. Broken across the centre and mended together. Hole missing from one side. Marked in pencil: £E .fh.- Label tied to one of the handles is annotated in ink: “19th Dynasty found by Prof. Garstang at Reqaqnah – 1901/2. See Report Tombs of IIIrd Eg. Dynasty by J. Garstang – page 59”. From John Garstangs excavations at Reqaqna (Ar Raqāqinah) for the Egyptian Research Account, 1902.