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Cylindrical Basket and Lid

Period:
New Kingdom
Dynasty:
Dynasty 18
Date:
ca. 1550–1295 B.C.
Geography:
From Egypt; Possibly from Southern Upper Egypt, Armant (Iuny, Hermonthis)
Medium:
Palm fiber, split reed (?)
Dimensions:
H. 5 cm (1 15/16 in); diam. 12 cm (4 3/4 in)
Credit Line:
Rogers Fund, 1912
Accession Number:
12.182.56a1, 2
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 117
Purchased in Egypt, 1912.

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