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Ostracon

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. 7 cm (2 3/4 in.); W. 12 cm (4 3/4 in.)
Credit Line:
Rogers Fund, 1923
Accession Number:
23.3.24
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 117
Museum excavations, 1922-23. Acquired by the Museum in the division of finds, 1923.

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