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Model Jar from a Foundation Deposit

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, Valley of the Kings, Tomb of Hatshepsut (KV 20), foundation deposit, Davis/Carter excavations, 1903–04
Medium:
Pottery
Dimensions:
h. 6.2 cm (2 7/16 in); diam. 5.5 cm (2 3/16 in)
Credit Line:
Theodore M. Davis Collection, Bequest of Theodore M. Davis, 1915
Accession Number:
30.8.1104
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 116
Theodore M. Davis excavations by Carter, 1903-1904. Acquired by Davis in the division of finds, 1903. Bequeathed to the Museum by Davis, 1915; accessioned 1930.

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