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Jug with two handles

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:
Crystalline travertine (Egyptian alabaster)
Dimensions:
preserved h. 14.4 cm (5 11/16 in.); diam. 14 cm (5 1/2 in.)
Credit Line:
Fletcher Fund, 1919
Accession Number:
26.8.17
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 118
Purchased in Luxor with other objects presumed to be from western Thebes, Wadi Gabbanat el-Qurud, Wadi D, Tomb 1, 1919.

Lilyquist, Christine 2003. The Tomb of Three Foreign Wives of Tuthmosis III. 2003. New York, pp. 139–45, no. 82; p. 212, figs. 135e, g; p. 352.

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