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Offering tray

Period:
Middle Kingdom–Early New Kingdom
Dynasty:
Dynasty 11
Reign:
reign of Mentuhotep II
Date:
ca. 2051–2000 B.C.
Geography:
From Egypt, Upper Egypt, Thebes, Deir el-Bahri, Tomb MMA 101, MMA excavations, 1926–27
Medium:
Pottery
Dimensions:
L. 39 cm (15 3/8 in.)
Credit Line:
Rogers Fund, 1928
Accession Number:
28.3.210
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 109
Museum excavations, 1926-1927. Acquired in the division of finds. Brought to New York and accessioned, 1928.

Hayes, William C. 1953. Scepter of Egypt I: A Background for the Study of the Egyptian Antiquities in The Metropolitan Museum of Art, Part I: From the Earliest Times to the End of the Middle Kingdom. New York: The Metropolitan Museum of Art, p. 255.

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