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Canopic jar of the lady Nephthys

Period:
Middle Kingdom
Dynasty:
Dynasty 12
Date:
ca. 1981–1802 B.C.
Geography:
From Egypt, Middle Egypt, Meir, Khashaba excavations
Medium:
Indurated limestone, paint
Dimensions:
8 3/4 in. (22.3 cm)
Credit Line:
Rogers Fund, 1911
Accession Number:
11.150.17e
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 112
Excavated by Sayyid Pasha Khashaba and received in the division of finds. Purchased by the Museum from Nicolas Tano, 1911.

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