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Tell el-Yahudiya-ware jar

Middle Kingdom
Dynasty 13 or later
ca. 1750–1600 B.C.
From Egypt, Memphite Region, Lisht North, Tomb of Rehuerdjersen (384), Pit 381, MMA excavations, 1920–22
h. 8.3 cm (3 1/4 in)
Credit Line:
Rogers Fund and Edward S. Harkness Gift, 1922
Accession Number:
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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