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Object Number:E1823
Current Location: Egypt (Mummies Gallery)
Currently On Display
Provenience: Egypt
Upper Egypt
Thebes (Egypt)
Locus: Ramesseum (Reuse)
Period: New Kingdom
Eighteenth Dynasty
Tuthmosis III
Date Made: 1479-1458 BC
Early Date: -1479
Late Date: -1458
Section:Egyptian
Materials:Limestone
Iconography:Sun Disk
Cartouche
Inscription Language:Hieroglyphic
Height: 55.9 cm
Length: 116.8 cm
Width: 0 cm
Depth: 12.7 cm
Credit Line:Distribution from the Egyptian Research Account, 1896
Other Number:ES 1823 - Original Number

Description

Lintel with winged sun disk and three lines of inscription. The cartouches of Tuthmosis III and defaced catouches of Queen Hatshepsut. Probably from Funerary Chapel of Nekht-ef-Nut. Three lines of inscription: On the Left: Live Horus-Mighty-Bull appearing in Thebes given life / Perfect god [Makare] beloved of Amun / Live Son of Re [Hatshepsut] like Re forever! On the right: Live Horus-Mighty-Bull appearing in Thebes given life / Perfect god Menkheperre, beloved of Maat / Live Son of Re Thutmose-Lord of Maat, like Re forever!


Current & Past Exhibitions:

Searching for Ancient Egypt: (1997 - 1997) View Objects in Exhibition

Bibliography:

[Book] Silverman, David P. 1997. Searching for Ancient Egypt: Art, Architecture and Artifacts from the University of Pennsylvania Museum.. Cornell University Press. Actual Citation : Page/Fig./Plate: 162-63View Objects related to this Actual Citation
[Book] Quibell, James E. 1898. The Ramesseum.. Egyptian Research Account 2. Actual Citation : Page/Fig./Plate: 5View Objects related to this Actual Citation
[Book] Moss, Rosalind L., and Porter, Bertha. 1964. The Theban Necropolis.. Clarendon Press. Vol. 2. Actual Citation : Page/Fig./Plate: 443View Objects related to this Actual Citation

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