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Canopic Jar of Maruta

Period:
New Kingdom
Dynasty:
Dynasty 18
Reign:
reign of Thutmose III
Date:
ca. 1479–1425 B.C.
Geography:
From Egypt, Upper Egypt, Thebes, Wadi Gabbanat el-Qurud, Wadi D, Tomb of the 3 Foreign Wives of Thutmose III
Medium:
Limestone, blue paste
Dimensions:
H. jar 30.6 cm (12 1/16 in.); h. jar with lid 39.6 cm (15 9/16 in.)
Credit Line:
Rogers Fund, 1917
Accession Number:
18.8.7a, b
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 118
see 18.8.5a, b
Purchased in Luxor with other objects presumed to be from tomb 1, wadi D in the Wadi Gabbanat el-Qurud, 1917.

Lilyquist, Christine 2003. The Tomb of Three Foreign Wives of Tuthmosis III. 2003. New York, pp. 126–127, cat. 11, figs. 98a,, 98b, 265a, 267.

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