Art/ Collection/ Art Object

Tall cylindrical jar

Period:
Middle Kingdom–Early New Kingdom
Dynasty:
Dynasty 11–18
Date:
ca. 2124–1504 B.C.
Geography:
From Egypt, Upper Egypt, Thebes, Asasif, Tomb MMA 703, MMA excavations, 1912–13
Medium:
Pottery
Dimensions:
H. 23 cm (9 1/16 in.)
Credit Line:
Rogers Fund, 1935
Accession Number:
35.3.292
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 109
Excavated by the Egyptian Expedition of the Metropolitan Museum of Art, 1934–1935. Acquired by the Museum in the division of finds, 1935.

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