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Title: Canopic Jar (07.226.1) with a Lid Depicting a Queen (30.8.54)
Period: New Kingdom, Amarna Period
Dynasty: Dynasty 18
Reign: reign of Akhenaten
Date: ca. 1349–1330 B.C. or shortly thereafter
Geography: From Egypt, Upper Egypt, Thebes, Valley of the Kings, Tomb KV 55, Davis/Ayrton excavations, 1907
Medium: Travertine (Egyptian alabaster), blue glass, obsidian, unidentified stone
Dimensions: lid: H. 18.2 × Diam. 16.6 cm, 3.9 kg (7 3/16 × 6 9/16 in., 8.6 lb.); jar and lid: H. 53.2 cm (20 15/16 in.)
Gift of Theodore M. Davis, 1907 (07.226.1)
Theodore M. Davis Collection, Bequest of Theodore M. Davis, 1915 (30.8.54)
Accession Number: 30.8.54
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