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Canopic Jar (07.226.1) with a Lid in the Shape of a Royal Woman's Head (30.8.54)
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Title
Canopic Jar (07.226.1) with a Lid in the Shape of a Royal Woman's Head (30.8.54)
Work Type
Canopic Jar Lid to the jar 07.226.1 of Kiya, secondary queen of Akhenaten
Date
ca. 1349-1336 B.C. or shortly thereafter
Location
From, Egypt
Tomb KV 55, Valley of the Kings, Upper Egypt, Thebes
Davis/Ayrton excavations, 1907
Material
Travertine (Egyptian alabaster), blue glass, obsidian, unidentified stone
Period
New Kingdom, Amarna Period
Dynasty 18
reign of Akhenaten
Measurements
Jar with lid: H. 53.2 cm (20 15/16 in.); Lid (30.8.54): H. 18.2 cm (7 3/16 in); diam. 16.6 cm (6 9/16 in); Jar only (07.226.1): H. 36.9 cm (14 1/2 in.); diam. 24 cm (9 7/16 in.)_x000D_;
Source
The Metropolitan Museum of Art
Credit Line
The Metropolitan Museum of Art
Gift of Theodore M. Davis, 1907 (07.226.1), Theodore M. Davis Collection, Bequest of Theodore M. Davis, 1915 (30.8.54)
Rights
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File Properties
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MMA_DT227703.jpg
SSID
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