Art/ Collection/ Art Object

Wedge

Period:
Late Period
Dynasty:
Dynasty 26–30
Date:
ca. 595–30 B.C.
Geography:
From Egypt, Western Desert; Kharga Oasis, Hibis, Temple, hypostyle N, under stones in wall, MMA excavations, 1910
Medium:
Iron
Dimensions:
9 x 6.6 x 0.5 cm (3 9/16 x 2 5/8 x 3/16 in.)
Credit Line:
Rogers Fund, 1925
Accession Number:
25.10.11
Not on view
Excavated by the Egyptian Expedition of the Metropolitan Museum of Art at Hibis Temple, 1910. Received from the government of Egypt in the division of finds.

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