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Statue of Hatshepsut Kneeling

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," Senenmut Quarry, MMA excavations, 1922–23
Medium:
Granite, paint
Dimensions:
H. 88.5 cm (34 13/16 in)
Credit Line:
Rogers Fund, 1931
Accession Number:
31.3.162
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 115
Museum excavations, various years. Acquired by the Museum in the division of finds, 1931.

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, p. 97.

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