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Stela of Ahmose

New Kingdom
Dynasty 18, early
ca. 1550–1295 B.C.
From Egypt, Upper Egypt, Thebes, Asasif, Courtyard CC 41, Pit 1, Tomb 5A, MMA excavations, 1915–16
Steatite (glazed)
H. 6.4 cm (2 1/2 in); w. 4.2 cm (1 5/8 in)
Credit Line:
Rogers Fund, 1920
Accession Number:
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 114
Purchased at Qurna, 1920.

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