Art/ Collection/ Art Object

Ostracon

Period:
New Kingdom
Dynasty:
Dynasty 18
Date:
ca. 1550–1295 B.C.
Geography:
From Egypt, Upper Egypt, Thebes, Deir el-Bahri, Temple of Hatshepsut, In rubbish near foundation deposit 9, MMA excavations, 1926–27
Medium:
Pottery, ink
Credit Line:
Rogers Fund, 1927
Accession Number:
27.3.562
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 117
Excavated by the Egyptian Expedition of the Metropolitan Museum of Art, 1926–1927. Acquired by the Museum in the division of finds, 1927.

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