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Rope Jar Sling

Period:
Middle Kingdom
Dynasty:
Dynasty 12
Date:
ca. 2030–1640 B.C.
Geography:
From Egypt, Upper Egypt, Thebes, Deir el-Bahri, Tomb of Ipy (TT 315), Embalming cache (MMA 516A), MMA excavations, 1920–22
Medium:
Reed rope
Dimensions:
Tray: L. 96.5 cm (38 in.); W. 23.2 cm (9 1/8 in.)
Credit Line:
Rogers Fund and Edward S. Harkness Gift, 1922
Accession Number:
22.3.312
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 106
Museum excavations, 1920–22. Acquired by the Museum in the division of finds, 1922.

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