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Jar

Period:
Middle Kingdom
Dynasty:
Dynasty 12, late–early 13
Date:
ca. 1850–1750 B.C.
Geography:
From Egypt, Memphite Region, Lisht North, cemetery east of Senwosret (758), Pit 759 east, MMA excavations, 1906–07
Medium:
Coarse red pottery
Dimensions:
h. 35 cm (13 3/4 in); diam. 21.6 cm (8 1/2 in)
Credit Line:
Rogers Fund, 1915
Accession Number:
15.3.1369
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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