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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:
Crystalline travertine (Egyptian alabaster)
Dimensions:
H. 21.5 cm (8 7/16 in.); diam. 19.5 (7 11/16 in.)
Credit Line:
Fletcher Fund and The Guide Foundation Inc. Gift, 1966
Accession Number:
66.99.83
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 118
Collection of Albert Gallatin, purchased by the Museum in 1966. Previously at Brummer sale, Parke Bernet, May 1949. Previously purchased by Hoffman Philip in Luxor.

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