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Mirror with Hathor Emblem Handle

Period:
New Kingdom
Dynasty:
Dynasty 18
Reign:
reign of Thutmose III
Date:
ca. 1479–1425 B.C.
Geography:
From Egypt, Upper Egypt, Thebes, Wadi Gabbanat el-Qurud, Wadi D, Tomb of the 3 Foreign Wives of Thutmose III
Medium:
Disk: silver; handle: wood (modern) sheathed in gold; inlays restored
Dimensions:
H. 33.4 cm (13 1/8 in); w. of disk 15.5 cm (6 1/8 in); d. 2 cm (13/16 in.)
Credit Line:
Fletcher Fund, 1919–1920
Accession Number:
26.8.98
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 118
Purchased in Luxor with other objects presumed to be from western Thebes, Wadi Gabbanat el-Qurud, Wadi D, Tomb 1, 1919-1920.

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