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Fragment of a bowl with the names of Tawosret

Period:
New Kingdom, Ramesside
Dynasty:
Dynasty 19
Reign:
Ramesses II or slightly later
Date:
ca. 1295–1070 B.C.
Geography:
From Egypt, Eastern Delta, Tell Basta (Bubastis)
Medium:
Silver
Dimensions:
H. 2.2 × Diam. 10.9 cm (7/8 × 4 5/16 in.)
Credit Line:
Rogers Fund, 1907
Accession Number:
07.228.196
Not on view
Discovered at Tell Basta during construction of the railway, 1906. Purchased by the Museum from Maurice Nahman, 1907.

Lilyquist, Christine 2012. "Treasures from Tell Basta: Goddesses, Officials, and Artists in an International Age." In Metropolitan Museum Journal, 47, p. 47, no. 11; p. 58, fig. 74.

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