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Ointment jar

Period:
Middle Kingdom–Early New Kingdom
Dynasty:
Dynasty 12, late - early 13
Date:
ca. 1850–1775 B.C.
Geography:
From Egypt
Medium:
Serpentinite or breccia (?)
Dimensions:
Diam. 6.3 × H. 8.3 cm (2 1/2 × 3 1/4 in.)
Credit Line:
Gift of Nicolas Tano, 1914
Accession Number:
14.9.1
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 106
Donated to the Museum by Nicolas Tano, 1914.

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