Ostracon with a donkey

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, Hatshepsut Hole, MMA excavations, 1922–23
Medium:
Limestone, ink
Dimensions:
h. 8 cm (3 1/8 in); w. 7.6 cm (3 in); th. 3 cm (1 3/16 in)
Credit Line:
Rogers Fund, 1923
Accession Number:
23.3.8
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 117
Museum excavations, 1922-1923. Acquired in the division of finds, 1923.

Arnold, Dorothea 1995. The Metropolitan Museum of Art Bulletin, new ser., vol. 52, no. 4 (Spring), New York: The Metropolitan Museum of Art, p. 54, no. 67.