Jar Label, Wine of the Western River

Period:
New Kingdom
Dynasty:
Dynasty 18
Reign:
reign of Amenhotep III
Date:
ca. 1390–1352 B.C.
Geography:
From Egypt, Upper Egypt, Thebes, Malqata, Palace of Amenhotep III, House 2.w, MMA excavations
Medium:
Pottery, ink
Dimensions:
H. 13.5 cm (5 5/16 in); w. 15.3 cm (6 in); th. 0.5-1.0 cm (3/16-3/8 in)
Credit Line:
Rogers Fund, 1917
Accession Number:
17.10.44
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 120
Museum excavations, 1916–17. Acquired by the Museum in the division of finds, 1917.