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Canopic jar of Ameny

Period:
Middle Kingdom
Dynasty:
Dynasty 12–13
Date:
ca. 1950–1750 B.C.
Geography:
From Egypt, Memphite Region, Lisht North, Cemetery west of Senwosret (758), Radim 5 m west of enclosure wall, MMA excavations, 1906–07
Medium:
Travertine (Egyptian alabaster)
Credit Line:
Rogers Fund, 1908
Accession Number:
08.200.3a, b
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 109
Excavated by the Egyptian Expedition of the Metropolitan Museum of Art. Acquired by the Museum in the division of finds.

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