Art/ 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.

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