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Open-mouth Jar Inscribed for the Storehouse-Keeper of Amun Mery

Period:
New Kingdom
Dynasty:
Dynasty 18
Date:
ca. 1479–1390 BC
Geography:
From Egypt; Probably from Upper Egypt, Thebes, Sheikh Abd el-Qurna
Medium:
Pottery, paint
Dimensions:
H. 20.2 cm (7 15/16 in.); Diam. 11.6 cm (4 9/16 in.)
Credit Line:
Rogers Fund, 1928
Accession Number:
29.2.18
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 117
Purchased in 1929 in Luxor.

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