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Jar fragment

Period:
New Kingdom
Dynasty:
Dynasty 18
Reign:
reign of Amenhotep I
Date:
ca. 1525–1504 B.C.
Geography:
From Egypt, Upper Egypt, Thebes, Dra Abu el-Naga, Tomb AN-B, Carnarvon/Carter excavations
Medium:
Travertine (Egyptian alabaster)
Dimensions:
h. 8.5 cm (3 3/8 in); w. 7 cm (2 3/4 in)
Credit Line:
Gift of the Earl of Carnarvon, 1921
Accession Number:
21.7.7
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 117
Excavated by Lord Carnarvon and Howard Carter and received in the division of finds. Donated to the Museum by Carnarvon, 1921.

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