Cosmetic Jar Sealed with Linen
- New Kingdom
- Dynasty 18, early
- reign of Thutmose II–Early Joint reign
- ca. 1492–1473 B.C.
- From Egypt, Upper Egypt, Thebes, Sheikh Abd el-Qurna, Tomb of Hatnefer and Ramose (below TT 71), inside Basket "L", MMA excavations, 1935–36
- Pottery, linen
- H. 8 cm (3 1/8 in.); 9.38 cm (3 11/16 in.)
- Credit Line:
- Rogers Fund, 1936
- Accession Number:
This small pottery jar was sealed with a piece of linen cloth. It was found in the tomb of Hatnefer inside a basket that is now in the Egyptian Museum, Cairo. The basket also contained a razor (36.3.69), a necklace (36.3.70), a sealed juglet (36.3.67), and a linen sheet (36.3.140).