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Dish for holding flax

Period:
New Kingdom, Ramesside
Dynasty:
Dynasty 19–20
Date:
ca. 1295–1070 B.C.
Geography:
From Egypt, Memphite Region, Lisht North, Cemetery, Radim, MMA excavations
Medium:
Limestone
Dimensions:
diam. 23 cm (9 1/16 in)
Credit Line:
Rogers Fund, 1915
Accession Number:
15.3.743
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 113
Excavated by the Egyptian Expedition of the Metropolitan Museum of Art. Acquired by the Museum in the division of finds.

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