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Jar fragment with sealing at neck intact

Period:
Late Middle Kingdom–Early New Kingdom
Dynasty:
Dynasty 13–18, early
Date:
ca. 1802–1450 B.C.
Geography:
From Egypt, Memphite Region, Lisht North, Cemetery south of pyramid, House A1, so-called "faience factory", MMA excavations, 1920–22
Medium:
Pottery (marl C), linen
Credit Line:
Rogers Fund and Edward S. Harkness Gift, 1922
Accession Number:
22.1.1949a
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 113
Excavated by the Egyptian Expedition of the Metropolitan Museum of Art. Acquired by the Museum in the division of finds.

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