Art/ Collection/ Art Object

Cosmetic jar with a stopper

Period:
Middle Kingdom
Dynasty:
Dynasty 13–17
Date:
ca. 2030–1640 B.C.
Geography:
From Egypt, Upper Egypt, Thebes, Asasif, East of Pabasa, Radim, Burial 6A.X.B12, MMA excavations, 1918–19
Medium:
Aragonite, wax
Dimensions:
H. 10 cm (3 15/16 in.)
Credit Line:
Rogers Fund, 1919
Accession Number:
19.3.54
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 109
Museum excavations, 1918–19. Acquired by the Museum in the division of finds, 1919.

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