Art/ Collection/ Collection/ Art Object

Ostracon with relief head of a king

Period:
New Kingdom, Ramesside
Dynasty:
Dynasty 19–20
Date:
ca. 1295–1070 B.C.
Geography:
From Egypt, Upper Egypt, Thebes, Valley of the Kings, Davis excavations
Medium:
Limestone
Credit Line:
Gift of Theodore M. Davis, 1914
Accession Number:
14.6.185
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 122
Excavated by Theodore M. Davis, 1912–13 and acquired in the division of finds. Donated to the Museum by Davis, 1914.

Related Objects

Artist's Sketch of Pharaoh Spearing a Lion

Date: ca. 1186–1070 B.C. Medium: Limestone, ink Accession: 26.7.1453 On view in:Gallery 124

Seated Statue of Hatshepsut

Date: ca. 1479–1458 B.C. Medium: Indurated limestone, paint Accession: 29.3.2 On view in:Gallery 115

Statuette of Taweret

Date: ca. 1550–1504 B.C. Medium: Limestone, paint Accession: 26.7.1404 On view in:Gallery 114

Shabti box and shabtis

Date: ca. 1279–1213 B.C. Medium: Painted wood, limestone, and ink Accession: 86.1.14-related On view in:Gallery 126

Relief from the West Wall of a Chapel of Ramesses I

Date: ca. 1295–1294 B.C. Medium: Limestone Accession: 11.155.3b On view in:Gallery 129