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Jar stopper

Period:
Middle Kingdom–Early New Kingdom
Dynasty:
Dynasty 11–18
Date:
ca. 2124–1504 B.C.
Geography:
From Egypt, Upper Egypt, Thebes, Deir el-Bahri, Tomb MMA 110, MMA excavations, 1926–27
Medium:
Mud, accidently fired
Dimensions:
H. 16.9 × Diam. 13 cm (6 5/8 × 5 1/8 in.)
Credit Line:
Rogers Fund, 1928
Accession Number:
28.3.230
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 109
Excavated by the Egyptian Expedition of the Metropolitan Museum of Art, 1926–1927. Acquired by the Museum in the division of finds.

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