Art/ Collection/ Art Object

Folding stool

Period:
New Kingdom
Dynasty:
Dynasty 18
Date:
ca. 1550–1295 B.C.
Geography:
From Egypt
Medium:
Wood, inlaid with ebony and ivory
Dimensions:
12 13/16 x 15 15/16 x 13 9/16 in. (32.5 x 40.5 x 34.5 cm)
Credit Line:
Rogers Fund, 1912
Accession Number:
12.182.49
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 117
Purchased in Egypt from Ghirgis and Abd el-Nouur Gharbial, 1912.

Hayes, William C. 1959. Scepter of Egypt II: A Background for the Study of the Egyptian Antiquities in the Metropolitan Museum of Art, Part II: The Hyksos Period and the New Kingdom (1675-1080 B.C.). Cambridge, Mass.: The Metropolitan Museum of Art, 202, fig. 116.

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