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Kerma Beaker

Period:
Middle Kingdom
Dynasty:
Dynasty 13
Date:
ca. 1802–1640 B.C.
Geography:
From Egypt, Northern Upper Egypt, Abydos, Tomb 525, Garstang excavations 1908
Medium:
Pottery
Dimensions:
H. 11.5 cm (4 1/2 in); diam. 13.2 cm (5 3/16 in)
Credit Line:
Rogers Fund, 1920
Accession Number:
20.2.48
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 109
See 20.2.45
Excavated by John Garstang on behalf of Oxford University. Acquired by the University in the division of finds. Purchased from the Oxford University Expedition to Nubia by the Museum, 1920.

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