Blue-painted Jar from Malqata

Period:
New Kingdom
Dynasty:
Dynasty 18
Reign:
reign of Amenhotep III
Date:
ca. 1390–1353 B.C.
Geography:
From Egypt, Upper Egypt, Thebes, Malqata, Birket Habu Mound A 18, House B, MMA excavations, 1910–11
Medium:
pottery (red), slip, paint
Dimensions:
h. 31 cm (12 3/16 in)
Credit Line:
Rogers Fund, 1911
Accession Number:
11.215.465
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 120
Museum excavations, 1910–11. Acquired by the Museum in the Division of Finds, 1911.