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Jar

Period:
Middle Kingdom
Dynasty:
Dynasty 12, mid–13
Date:
ca. 1900–1640 B.C.
Geography:
From Egypt, Memphite Region, Lisht North, Cemetery, MMA excavations, 1906–07
Medium:
Pottery
Dimensions:
h. 14.6 cm (5 3/4 in)
Credit Line:
Rogers Fund and Edward S. Harkness Gift, 1922
Accession Number:
22.1.1602
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 113
Excavated by the Egyptian Expedition of the Metropolitan Museum of Art. Acquired by the Museum in the division of finds.

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