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Rim Shard Incised with the Name of Amenhotep II

Period:
New Kingdom
Dynasty:
Dynasty 18
Reign:
reign of Amenhotep II
Date:
ca. 1427–1400 B.C.
Geography:
From Egypt, Upper Egypt, Thebes, Valley of the Kings
Medium:
Glass
Dimensions:
L. 2.5 cm (1 in); w. 2.8 cm (1 1/8 in)
Credit Line:
Purchase, Edward S. Harkness Gift, 1926
Accession Number:
26.7.1169
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 118
Amherst Collection, acquired by Lord Carnarvon at the Amherst sale, Sotheby's London, 1921 (lot. 426 partial). Carnarvon Collection. Acquired by the Museum from Lady Carnarvon, 1926.

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