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Ostracon with hieratic inscription

New Kingdom, Ramesside–Late Period
Dynasty 19–26
ca. 1295–525 B.C.
From Egypt, Upper Egypt, Thebes, Asasif, East of Pabasa, Radim, MMA excavations, 1918–19
Limestone, ink
H. 15.7 cm (6 3/16 in.)
Credit Line:
Rogers Fund, 1919
Accession Number:
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 130
Museum excavations, 1918–19. Acquired by the Museum in the division of finds, 1919.

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