Ceiling Fragment depicting Ducks

Period:
New Kingdom
Dynasty:
Dynasty 18
Reign:
reign of Amenhotep III
Date:
ca. 1390–1353 B.C.
Geography:
From Egypt, Upper Egypt, Thebes, Malqata, Ho W1, MMA excavations, 1911–12
Medium:
Mud plaster, paint
Dimensions:
H. 135.4 cm (53 5/16 in), w. 179.1 cm (70 1/2 in)
Credit Line:
Rogers Fund, 1912
Accession Number:
12.180.258
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 119
Museum excavations, 1911-1912. Acquired by the Museum in the division of finds, 1912.

Hayes, William C. 1959. Scepter of Egypt II: A Background for the Study of the Egyptian Antiquities in the Metropolitan Museum of Art: The Hyksos Period and the New Kingdom (1675-1080 B.C.). Cambridge, Mass.: The Metropolitan Museum of Art, 246.