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Jar With Hieratic Inscription

Period:
New Kingdom
Dynasty:
Dynasty 18, early
Date:
ca. 1550–1458 B.C.
Geography:
From Egypt, Upper Egypt, Thebes, Asasif, Courtyard CC 41, Tomb R 7, Radim, MMA excavations, 1915–16
Medium:
Pottery (rough red, originally whitewashed), paint
Dimensions:
H. 9 cm (3 9/16 in); diam. 9.5 cm (3 3/4 in)
Credit Line:
Rogers Fund, 1916
Accession Number:
16.10.501
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 114
Museum excavations, 1915–16. Acquired by the Museum in the division of finds, 1916.

Hayes, William C. 1959. Scepter of Egypt II: A Background for the Study of the Egyptian Antiquities in the Metropolitan Museum of Art, Part II: The Hyksos Period and the New Kingdom (1675-1080 B.C.). Cambridge, Mass.: The Metropolitan Museum of Art, p. 66.

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