Art/ Collection/ Art Object

Unguent Jar from Neferkhawet's Tomb

Period:
New Kingdom
Dynasty:
Dynasty 18, early
Reign:
reign of Thutmose I–early sole Thutmose III
Date:
ca. 1504–1447 B.C.
Geography:
From Egypt, Upper Egypt, Thebes, Asasif, Tomb of Neferkhawet (MMA 729), east chamber, Burial of Amenemhat (V), inside coffin by knees, MMA excavations, 1934–35
Medium:
Serpentine
Dimensions:
H. 9.7 cm (3 13/16 in.); Diam. 7.8 cm (3 1/16 in.); Diam. of rim 6.8 cm (2 11/16 in.); Diam. of foot 4.8 cm (1 7/8 in.)
Credit Line:
Rogers Fund, 1935
Accession Number:
35.3.25
Not on view
Excavated by the Egyptian Expedition of the Metropolitan Museum of Art, 1934–1935. Acquired by the Museum in the division of finds, 1935.

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