Jar label Identifying Wine from the Western River

Period:
New Kingdom
Dynasty:
Dynasty 18
Reign:
reign of Amenhotep III
Date:
ca. 1390–1352 B.C.
Geography:
From Egypt, Upper Egypt, Thebes, Malqata, Palace of Amenhotep III, rubbish mound, MMA excavations, 1917
Medium:
Pottery, ink
Dimensions:
H. 7.4 cm (2 15/16 in); w. 8.9 cm (3 1/2 in); th. 0.6 cm (1/4 in)
Credit Line:
Rogers Fund, 1917
Accession Number:
17.10.19
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 120
Museum excavations, 1916–17. Acquired by the Museum in the division of finds, 1917.