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Lid of a Cosmetic Jar

Period:
New Kingdom
Dynasty:
Dynasty 18
Reign:
reign of Thutmose III
Date:
ca. 1479–1425 B.C.
Geography:
From Egypt, Upper Egypt, Thebes, Wadi Gabbanat el-Qurud, Wadi D, Tomb of the 3 Foreign Wives of Thutmose III
Medium:
Serpentine
Dimensions:
Diam. 6.6 cm (2 5/8 in); th. 0.5 cm (3/16 in)
Credit Line:
Rogers Fund, 1918
Accession Number:
18.8.17b
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 118
Purchased in Luxor with other objects presumed to be from tomb 1, wadi D in the Wadi Gabbanat el-Qurud, 1917.

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