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Kohl jar lid (?)

Period:
Middle Kingdom
Dynasty:
Dynasty 12–13
Date:
ca. 1981–1640 B.C.
Geography:
From Egypt, Memphite Region, Lisht North, Cemetery, MMA excavations, 1906–07
Medium:
Blue faience
Dimensions:
diam. 3.5 cm (1 3/8 in)
Credit Line:
Rogers Fund, 1915
Accession Number:
15.3.892
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 109
Excavated by the Egyptian Expedition of the Metropolitan Museum of Art. Acquired by the Museum in the division of finds.

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