From: Egypt

Curatorial Section: Egyptian

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Object Number E14368A
Current Location Collections Storage
Provenience Egypt
Period New Kingdom | Eighteenth Dynasty
Date Made 1353-1190 BCE
Section Egyptian
Materials Ceramic
Technique Painted
Inscription Language Hieroglyphic

Large brightly decorated wine jar painted with blue bands of decoration (both floral and rings).There is a single line of inscription on the shoulder of the vessel describing the type of wine (hamu) and linking the name of its owner (Menedjem) with the funerary god Osiris

Height 93.5 cm
Outside Diameter 25 cm
Credit Line Gift of Sophia Cadwalader in memory of Eckley B. Coxe Jr., 1926

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