Ritual tool for the "Opening of the Mouth" ceremony

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, Deir el-Bahri, Temple of Hatshepsut, Foundation Deposit 3 (C), MMA excavations, 1923–24
Medium: Wood
Dimensions: l. 27 cm (10 5/8 in)
Credit Line: Rogers Fund, 1925
Accession Number: 25.3.42

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