Art/ Collection/ Art Object

Lump of crystal

Period:
Late Middle Kingdom–Early New Kingdom
Dynasty:
Dynasty 13–18, early
Date:
ca. 1802–1450 B.C.
Geography:
From Egypt, Memphite Region, Lisht North, Cemetery, debris, MMA excavations
Medium:
Crystal
Dimensions:
l. 3.3 cm (1 5/16 in); w. 2.7 cm (1 1/16 in)
Credit Line:
Rogers Fund, 1911
Accession Number:
11.151.642y
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 113
Excavated by the Egyptian Expedition of the Metropolitan Museum of Art. Acquired by the Museum in the division of finds.

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