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Jar with Lug Handles

Early Dynastic Period–New Kingdom
Dynasty 5–18 (?)
reign of Thutmose III
ca. 3100–2649 B.C., reused 1479–1425 B.C.
From Egypt
H. 15.5 cm (6 1/8 in); diam. 25 cm (9 13/16 in)
Credit Line:
Rogers Fund, 1920
Accession Number:
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 118
Purchased in Egypt, 1919. Brought to New York and accessioned, 1920.

Lilyquist, Christine 2003. The Tomb of Three Foreign Wives of Tuthmosis III. 2003. New York, pp. 245–46, no. 169; pp. 256–57, figs. 199–200; pp. 278, 353.

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