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Rectangular Foundation Deposit Plaque

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, Carnarvon excavations, 1911
Medium:
Blue faience
Credit Line:
Purchase, Edward S. Harkness Gift, 1926
Accession Number:
26.7.1054
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 122
Excavations of Howard Carter and Lord Carnarvon, Hatshepsut Valley Temple area, Thebes. Alloted to Lord Carnarvon by the Egyptian Government in the division of finds. Carnarvon Collection acquired by the Museum from Lady Carnarvon, 1926.

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