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Kohl jar

Period:
Middle Kingdom
Dynasty:
Dynasty 12–13
Date:
ca. 1981–1640 B.C.
Geography:
From Egypt, Memphite Region, Lisht North, Old Kingdom Cemetery, Tomb 1, Pit C, MMA excavations
Medium:
Faience, light green glaze
Dimensions:
H. 2.4 cm (15/16 in); W. 3.6 cm (1 7/16 in)
Credit Line:
Rogers Fund, 1933
Accession Number:
33.1.170
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 109
Excavated by the Egyptian Expedition of the Metropolitan Museum of Art. Acquired by the Museum in the division of finds.

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