Jug and Lid Secured with Linen

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, Sheikh Abd el-Qurna, below the Tomb of Senenmut (TT 71), burial 2, MMA excavations, 1935–36
Medium: Travertine (Egyptian alabaster) and linen, ceramic and mud
Dimensions: H. of jar 26.5 cm (10 7/16 in); diam. 20 cm (7 7/8 in) H. of lid 2.3 cm (7/8 in); diam. 11 cm (4 5/16 in)
Credit Line: Rogers Fund, 1936
Accession Number: 36.3.185a, b

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