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Cup

Period:
New Kingdom
Dynasty:
Dynasty 18
Reign:
Joint reign of Hatshepsut and Thutmose III
Date:
ca. 1479–1458 B.C.
Geography:
From Egypt, Upper Egypt, Thebes, Asasif, Hatshepsut Valley Temple, Foundation deposit, Carnarvon/Carter excavations, 1912
Medium:
Faience
Dimensions:
H. 6 cm (2 3/8 in); diam. 6.5 cm (2 9/16 in)
Credit Line:
Purchase, Edward S. Harkness Gift, 1926
Accession Number:
26.7.929
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 116
Excavated by Howard Carter and Lord Carnarvon, 1912; Acquired by Lord Carnarvon in the division of Finds. Purchased by the Museum from Lady Carnarvon, 1926.

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