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Jar, piriform

Period:
New Kingdom
Dynasty:
Dynasty 18, early
Date:
ca. 1550–1458 B.C.
Geography:
From Egypt, Upper Egypt, Thebes, Asasif, Courtyard CC 41, Pit 2, Burial B 3, At foot of coffin, MMA excavations, 1915–16
Medium:
Travertine (Egyptian alabaster)
Dimensions:
H. 13.1 cm (5 3/16 in.)
Credit Line:
Rogers Fund, 1916
Accession Number:
16.10.389a, b
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 114
Museum excavations, 1915–16. Acquired by the Museum in the division of finds, 1916.

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