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Rimless Piriform Storage Jar

Period:
New Kingdom
Dynasty:
Dynasty 18
Reign:
reign of Thutmose III
Date:
ca. 1479–1425 B.C.
Geography:
From Egypt, Upper Egypt, Thebes, Wadi Gabbanat el-Qurud, Wadi D, Tomb of the 3 Foreign Wives of Thutmose III
Medium:
Travertine (Egyptian alabaster), blue paste
Dimensions:
preserved h. 22.5 cm (8 7/8 in); diam. 19.5 cm (7 11/16 in)
Credit Line:
Fletcher Fund, 1920
Accession Number:
26.8.20a
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 118
Purchased in Luxor with other objects presumed to be from western Thebes, Wadi Gabbanat el-Qurud, Wadi D, Tomb 1, 1920.

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