Doorjamb from a Temple of Ramesses II

Period: New Kingdom, Ramesside
Dynasty: Dynasty 19
Reign: reign of Ramesses II
Date: ca. 1279–1213 B.C.
Geography: From Egypt, Upper Egypt, Thebes, Asasif, Temple of Ramesses IV, unfinished, MMA excavations, 1912–13 (?)
Medium: Granite
Dimensions: 168 1/2 x 54 3/4 x 39 in. (428 x 139 x 99 cm)
Credit Line: Gift of Edward S. Harkness, 1913
Accession Number: 13.183.2a, b

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