Inlay

Period:
Late Period, Saite
Dynasty:
Dynasty 26
Reign:
reign of Psamtik I
Date:
664–610 B.C.
Geography:
From Egypt, Upper Egypt, Thebes, Deir el-Bahri, Tomb of Nespekashuty (TT 312, MMA 509), MMA excavations, 1922–23
Medium:
Blue faience
Dimensions:
L. 2 to 8 cm
Credit Line:
Rogers Fund, 1926
Accession Number:
26.3.356.30
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 130
Excavated by the Egyptian Expedition of the Metropolitan Museum at Thebes, 1922–23. Received from the Egyptian Governement in the division of finds.