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Dummy Canopic Jar with the Head of Duamutef

Period:
Late Period
Dynasty:
Dynasty 25
Date:
ca. 712–664 B.C.
Geography:
From Egypt, Upper Egypt, Thebes, Deir el-Bahri, Tomb MMA 56, MMA excavations, 1924
Medium:
Limestone, paint, linen
Dimensions:
H. 25 × W. 11.5 × D. 13.5 cm, 3.4 kg (9 13/16 × 4 1/2 × 5 5/16 in., 7.5 lb.)
Credit Line:
Rogers Fund, 1925
Accession Number:
25.3.205d
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 126
see 25.3.205a
Museum excavations 1923–24. Acquired by the Museum in the division of finds, 1925.

Aston, David 2009. Burial Assemblages of Dynasty 21–25: Chronology – Typology – Developments. Contributions to the chronology of the Eastern Mediterranean, vol. 21, Denkschriften der Gesamtakademie, 56. Vienna: Verlag der Österreichischen Akademie der Wissenschaften, p. 198.

Jansen-Winkeln, Karl 2009. Inschriften der Spätzeit, Teil III: Die 25. Dynastie. Harrassowitz Verlag, p. 344, cat. no. 51.155.

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