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Foundation Deposit, Temple of Nebwenenef

Period:
New Kingdom, Ramesside
Dynasty:
Dynasty 19
Reign:
reign of Ramesses II
Date:
ca. 1279–1213 B.C.
Geography:
From Egypt, Upper Egypt, Thebes, Sheikh Abd el-Qurna, Temple of Nebwenenef, Foundation deposit, Petrie excavations, 1909
Medium:
Faience
Credit Line:
Gift of The Egyptian Research Account and British School of Archaeology in Egypt, 1909
Accession Number:
09.183.8i
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 122
Excavated by Flinders Petrie for the Egyptian Research Account and the British School of Archaeology in Egypt at Qurna, Temple of Nebwenenf. Received by the ERA and the BSAE from the Egyptian government in the division of finds. Allotted to the Museum for its support, 1909.

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