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Food Case Probably Containing a Preserved Duck

Period:
New Kingdom
Dynasty:
Early Dynasty 18
Date:
ca. 1550–1479 B.C.
Geography:
From Egypt, Upper Egypt, Thebes, Southern Asasif, Meketre Valley, Burial of Prince Amenemhat (MMA 1021), inside or near entrance, MMA excavations, 1918–19
Medium:
Wood, plaster, animal remains, bitumen, linen
Dimensions:
L. 30.5 cm (12 in.); W. 14.3 cm (5 5/8 in.); H. 10.5 cm (4 1/8 in.)
Credit Line:
Rogers Fund, 1919
Accession Number:
19.3.275
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 109
Museum excavations 1918-1919. Acquired by the Museum in the division of finds.

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