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Rope Attachment or Jar Stopper

Period:
Late Period, Saite
Dynasty:
Dynasty 26
Reign:
reign of Psamtik I
Date:
664–610 B.C.
Geography:
From Egypt, Upper Egypt, Thebes, Deir el-Bahri, Tomb of Nespekashuty (TT 312, MMA 509), MMA excavations
Medium:
Grass
Dimensions:
L. 7 cm (2 3/4 in.) (without string)
Credit Line:
Rogers Fund, 1926
Accession Number:
26.3.216
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 127
Excavated by the Museum Expedition at Thebes, received in the division of finds, 1926.

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