Sealed Jar from the Tomb of Yuya and Tjuyu
- New Kingdom
- Dynasty 18
- reign of Amenhotep III
- ca. 1390–1352 B.C.
- From Egypt, Upper Egypt, Thebes, Valley of the Kings, Tomb of Yuya and Tjuyu (KV 46), Davis/Quibell & Weigall excavations, 1905
- Pottery, whitewash, linen, mud
- H. 53.5 cm (21 1/16 in)
- Credit Line:
- Gift of Theodore M. Davis, 1911
- Accession Number:
This jar from the tomb of Yuya and Tjuyu, KV 46 in the Valley of the Kings, was closed with a pottery saucer tied in place with a piece of cloth. The hieratic label suggests that the pot once held grain. For other objects from this tomb, see 10.184.1a, b and 30.8.56.