Relic from Temple of Edfu
Overall: 1 x 2 x 3 in. ( 2.5 x 5.1 x 7.6 cm )
handwritten: on adhesive label attached to object: "TEMPLE OF EDFU/6 2 96/STRAUSS"
Section of turned red earthenware pottery vase, taken from Temple of Edfu in 1896.
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.