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Plaque with the Cartouche of Tawosret

Period:
New Kingdom, Ramesside
Dynasty:
Dynasty 19
Reign:
reign of Tawosret
Date:
ca. 1188–1186 B.C.
Geography:
From Egypt, Upper Egypt, Thebes, Ramesseum Area, Temple of Tawosret, foundation deposit, Petrie excavations, 1896
Medium:
Faience
Dimensions:
L. 3.3 cm (1 5/16 in)
Credit Line:
Rogers Fund, 1921
Accession Number:
21.2.94
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 124
Petrie excavations, 1896. Acquired by Petrie in the division of finds; distributed to Lord Amherst through subscription. Purchased by the Museum at the Amherst Collection sale [Sotheby, Wilkinson & Hodge, London, lot 888], 1921.

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