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Jug

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, 1907–11
Medium:
Pottery, red ware
Dimensions:
H. 8.8 cm (3 1/2 in); diam. 5.1 cm (2 in)
Credit Line:
Rogers Fund, 1912
Accession Number:
12.181.269
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 114
Excavated by Howard Carter and Lord Carnarvon between 1907 and 1911. Went to the Egyptian Government in the division of finds. Purchased from the Egyptian Goverenment in 1912.

Carnarvon, 5th Earl of and Howard Carter 1912. Five Years' Explorations at Thebes. p. 82.

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