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Lentoid amphora

New Kingdom
Dynasty 18-19
ca. 1550–1186 B.C.
From Egypt, Northern Upper Egypt, Abydos, Cemetery D, Tomb D14 E, Egypt Exploration Fund excavations, 1900
Travertine (Egyptian alabaster)
H. 12.7 × Diam. 8.2 cm (5 × 3 1/4 in.)
Credit Line:
Gift of the Egypt Exploration Fund, 1900
Accession Number:
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 117
Excavated by the Egypt Exploration Fund, 1900. Received by the EEF in the division of finds and transferred to the Metropolitan Museum for its contribution to the excavations, 1900.

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