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Stela of Itubaal and Masutu

New Kingdom
Dynasty 18
ca. 1550–1400 B.C.
From Egypt
H. 42.5 cm (16 3/4 in); w. 26.7 cm (10 1/2 in); th. 5.6 cm (2 3/16 in.)
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On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 117
Limestone stela inscribed with an offering prayer to Osiris on behalf of Itubaal (variant: Itusuty) and the woman Masutu dating to middle Dynasty 18.
On the Cairo art market, 1875; in the Museum by 1893. Published in the 1898 guide to the Egyptian collections.

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