Offering Tray card

Offering Tray


Currently not on display


Circular pottery offering tray. Moulded onto the surface are representations of a bench, water, jar, ox, bread. A hole is pierced through. Red wash over all the surface. Auction sticker on the base (MacGregor sale lot 1705) and marked faintly in ink: REISEGAT (?). Label stuck to the surface with red printed number, "1063". Compare with other examples in Flinders Petrie, 'Dendereh 1898' (London, 1900), pl. XIX. Purchased at Sotheby's, London, 26 June - 6 July 1922 (MacGregor Collection) Lot 1705.