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Inscribed Plaque Fragment From a Foundation Deposit of Ramesses IV

Period:
New Kingdom, Ramesside
Dynasty:
Dynasty 20
Reign:
reign of Ramesses IV
Date:
ca. 1153–1147 B.C.
Geography:
From Egypt, Upper Egypt, Thebes, Asasif, Temple of Ramesses IV, MMA excavations, 1915–16
Medium:
Glass (light blue)
Dimensions:
H. 3/4 in. (1.9 cm.); W. 1/4 in. (0.6 cm.)
Credit Line:
Rogers Fund, 1916
Accession Number:
16.10.21
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 122
Museum excavations, 1915–16. Acquired by the Museum in the division of finds, 1916.

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