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Inscribed Stone from Hatshepsut's Valley Temple

Period:
New Kingdom
Dynasty:
Dynasty 18
Reign:
Joint reign of Hatshepsut and Thutmose III
Date:
ca. 1479–1458 B.C.
Geography:
From Egypt, Upper Egypt, Thebes, Asasif, Birabi, Foot of Hatshepsut's causeway, Ptolemaic radim, MMA excavations, 1915–16
Medium:
Quartzite, ink
Dimensions:
H. 17 cm (6 11/16 in.); W. 15 cm (5 7/8 in.)
Credit Line:
Rogers Fund, 1932
Accession Number:
32.3.287
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 117
Museum excavations, 1915-1916. Acquired by the Museum in the division of finds,from earlier seasons, 1932.

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