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Piriform Storage Jar

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:
Travertine (Egyptian alabaster), blue paste
Dimensions:
H. 23.8 cm (9 3/8 in.); diam. 20 cm (7 7/8 in.)
Credit Line:
Rogers Fund, 1917
Accession Number:
18.8.14a
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 118
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. 139–142, cat. 62, figs. 23, 129b, 130c.

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