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Ceiling Fragment depicting Ducks From the Palace of Amenhotep III

Period:
New Kingdom
Dynasty:
Dynasty 18
Reign:
reign of Amenhotep III
Date:
ca. 1390–1353 B.C.
Geography:
From Egypt, Upper Egypt, Thebes, Malqata, Palace of Amenhotep III, Women's quarters, MMA excavations, 1911–12
Medium:
Mud plaster, paint
Dimensions:
H. 135.4 cm (53 5/16 in), w. 179.1 cm (70 1/2 in)
Credit Line:
Rogers Fund, 1912
Accession Number:
12.180.258
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 119
Museum excavations, 1911-1912. Acquired by the Museum in the division of finds, 1912.

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