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Jug Decorated with Dolphins and Birds

Period: Middle Kingdom or Second Intermediate Period
Dynasty: Dynasty 13–15
Date: ca. 1750–1550 B.C.
Geography: From Egypt, Memphite Region, Lisht North, cemetery south of pyramid below House A1:3, Pit 879, MMA excavations, 1920–21
Medium: Pottery, manganese black, gypsum fill
Dimensions: H. 15 cm (5 7/8 in.); Diam. 14.9 cm (5 7/8 in.)
Credit Line: Rogers Fund and Edward S. Harkness Gift, 1922
Accession Number: 22.1.95

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