Large Sealed Storage Jar
- 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), MMA excavations, 1935–36
- Travertine (Egyptian alabaster), linen, mud
- Jar: H. 25.5 cm (10 1/16 in.); Diam. 30.5 cm (12 in.); Lid: diam. 9.7 cm (10 1/16 in.)
- Credit Line:
- Rogers Fund, 1936
- Accession Number:
- 36.3.82a, b
This alabaster jar was found in the tomb of Hatnefer (36.3.1), the mother of Senenmut (36.3.252). The jar lid was held in place with a piece of linen cloth tied with a length of linen cord secured with a stamped mud seal.