Unknown Egyptian, ‘Jug Decorated with Dolphins and Birds’, ca. 1750–1550 B.C., The Metropolitan Museum of Art

Middle Kingdom or Second Intermediate Period; Dynasty 13–15; from Egypt, Memphite Region, Lisht North, cemetery south of pyramid below House A1:3, Pit 879, MMA excavations, 1920–21; Diam. 14.9 cm (5 7/8 in.)

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