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Model Dish from a Foundation Depsoit

Period:
New Kingdom
Dynasty:
Dynasty 18
Reign:
reign of Thutmose III
Date:
ca. 1479–1425 B.C.
Geography:
From Egypt, Upper Egypt, Thebes; Probably from Valley of the Kings, Tomb of Merytre-Hatshepsut (KV 42), foundation deposit
Medium:
Travertine (Egyptian alabaster), paint
Dimensions:
Diam. 7 cm (1 15/16 in.)
Credit Line:
Rogers Fund, 1932
Accession Number:
32.2.20
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 117
Purchased by the Museum from Sayed Molattam, Luxor, 1932.

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