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Large fragment of redware jar with black ink and two stamped cartouches

This fragment of a large redware jar has two designs added in black ink and two stamped cartouches: cartouche 1 (left): MenKheperre, i.e. Thutmose III cartouche 2 (right): Maatkare, i.e. Hatshepsut

Provenance

Kubban. (ASN 110/248). 1911: excavated by the Harvard University–Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition for the Archaeological Survey of Nubia; awarded to the MFA in the division of finds by the government of Egypt. (Accession Date: September 15, 2006)

Credit Line

Archaeological Survey of Nubia

Egyptian, New Kingdom, reigns of Thutmose III–Hatshepsut, 1479–1458 B.C.

Findspot

Nubia, Egypt

Accession Number

19.3614

Medium or Technique

Pottery

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels