Polishing Stone from a Foundation Deposit for Hatshepsut's Temple

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 2a (B), MMA 1921–1922
Medium: Travertine (Egyptian alabaster)
Dimensions: L. 9.8 cm (3 7/8 in); w. 7 cm (2 3/4 in)
Credit Line: Rogers Fund and Edward S. Harkness Gift, 1922
Accession Number: 22.3.257

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