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Chest with Lid

Period:
Middle Kingdom–Second Intermediate Period
Dynasty:
Dynasty 13-18
Date:
ca. 1981–1600 B.C.
Geography:
From Egypt, Memphite Region, Lisht North, cemetery west of North Pyramid, Pit 551, MMA excavations, 1906–07
Medium:
Wood
Dimensions:
l. 43.5 cm (17 1/8 in); h. 27.5 cm (10 13/16 in); w. 28.5 cm (11 1/4 in)
Credit Line:
Rogers Fund, 1915
Accession Number:
15.3.1167a, b
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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