Egypt, Middle Kingdom, Dynasty 12, 1980-1801 BC / King's Offering Vessel (nw-jar) / 1980-1801 BCEgypt, Middle Kingdom, Dynasty 12, 1980-1801 BC
King's Offering Vessel (nw-jar)
1980-1801 BC

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Creator Nationality: African; North African; Egyptian
Creator Dates/Places: Egypt
Creator Active Place: Egypt
Creator Name-CRT: Egypt, Middle Kingdom, Dynasty 12, 1980-1801 BC
Title: King's Offering Vessel (nw-jar)
Title Type: Primary
View: Full View
Creation Start Date: -198
Creation End Date: -180
Creation Date: 1980-1801 BC
Object Type: Decorative Arts and Utilitarian Objects
Classification Term: Vessels
Materials and Techniques: Anhydrite
Dimensions: Diameter: 7cm, Overall: 6.8cm
AMICA Contributor: The Cleveland Museum of Art
Owner Location: Cleveland, Ohio, USA
ID Number: 1982.3
Credit Line: Edwin R. and Harriet Pelton Perkins Memorial Fund
Context: The king holds these round vessels in his hands in scenes where he is shown presenting wine or milk to the gods.
AMICA ID: CMA_.1982.3
AMICA Library Year: 1998
Media Metadata Rights: Copyright, The Cleveland Museum of Art

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