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Jar With Hieratic Inscription

New Kingdom
Dynasty 18, early
ca. 1550–1458 B.C.
From Egypt, Upper Egypt, Thebes, Asasif, Courtyard CC 41, Tomb R 7, Radim, MMA excavations, 1915–16
Pottery (rough red, originally whitewashed), paint
H. 9 cm (3 9/16 in); diam. 9.5 cm (3 3/4 in)
Credit Line:
Rogers Fund, 1916
Accession Number:
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 114
Museum excavations, 1915–16. Acquired by the Museum in the division of finds, 1916.

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