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Oblong Basket and Lid

New Kingdom
Dynasty 18
ca. 1550–1295 B.C.
From Egypt; Possibly from Southern Upper Egypt, Armant (Iuny, Hermonthis)
Palm fiber, split reed (?)
H. 6.2 cm (2 7/16 in); l. 18.8 cm (7 3/4 in); w. 16 cm (6 5/16 in)
Credit Line:
Rogers Fund, 1912
Accession Number:
12.182.56b1, 2
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 117
Purchased in Egypt, 1912.

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