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Plaque Inscribed with the Name Ahmose

New Kingdom
Dynasty 18
reign of Ahmose
ca. 1550–1525 B.C.
From Egypt
l. 1.5 cm (9/16 in); w. 0.8 cm (5/16 in)
Credit Line:
Gift of Helen Miller Gould, 1910
Accession Number:
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 117
Formerly in the collection of the Reverend Chauncey Murch (died 1907). Collected between 1883 and 1906 while Murch was a missionary in Egypt. Collection purchased by the Museum from the Murch family with funds provided by Helen Miller Gould, 1910.

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