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Jar

Period:
New Kingdom
Dynasty:
Dynasty 18
Date:
ca. 1500–1400 B.C.
Geography:
From Egypt, Upper Egypt, Thebes, Asasif, Tomb CC 37, Chamber B, burial 78, Carnarvon/Carter excavations
Medium:
Pottery, hematite wash
Dimensions:
H. 36.8 cm (14 1/2 in); diam. 15.7 cm (6 1/4 in)
Credit Line:
Rogers Fund, 1912
Accession Number:
12.181.350
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 114
Excavated by Howard Carter and Lord Carnarvon and retained by the Egyptian Government in the division of finds. Purchased by the Museum from the Egyptian Government by the Museum, 1912.

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