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Container in the Shape of a Duck

Period:
New Kingdom
Dynasty:
Dynasty 18
Reign:
reign of Amenhotep I
Date:
ca. 1525–1504 B.C.
Geography:
From Egypt, Upper Egypt, Thebes, Deir el-Bahri, Tomb of Meritamun (TT 358, MMA 65), corridor, MMA excavations, 1928–29
Medium:
Wood (Sycomore?), stucco, pitch
Dimensions:
l. 23.5 cm (9 1/4 in); w. 14.5 cm (4 11/16 in)
Credit Line:
Rogers Fund, 1930
Accession Number:
30.3.21a, b
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 109
Museum excavations, 1928-1929. Acquired by the Museum in the division of finds. Accessioned, 1930.

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