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Canopic chest, anonymous

Period:
Second Intermediate Period–Early New Kingdom
Dynasty:
Dynasty 17–18
Date:
ca. 1580–1479 B.C.
Geography:
From Egypt, Upper Egypt, Thebes, Asasif, East of Pabasa, MMA excavations, 1919–20
Medium:
Sycomore, paint
Dimensions:
53 x 43 x 55 cm
Credit Line:
Rogers Fund, 1932
Accession Number:
32.3.426
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 109
Museum excavations, 1919-1920. Acquired by the Museum in the division of finds. Accessioned, 1932.

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