From: Egypt | Memphis (Egypt)

Curatorial Section: Egyptian

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Object Number E13564
Current Location Collections Storage
Provenience Egypt | Memphis (Egypt)
Locus From palace of Merenptah
Period New Kingdom | Nineteenth Dynasty
Date Made 1213-1204 BCE
Section Egyptian
Materials Limestone
Iconography Sphinx | falcon

Window from the palace of Merenptah. Upper part of the window is decorated with Sphinxes, a row of falcon heads, djed pillars and a rolled up reed mat (carved in stone). The lower part of the window has 8 slits to let in light.

Height 129.54 cm
Width 81.28 cm
Depth 15.24 cm
Credit Line The Eckley B. Coxe Jr. Expedition to Mit-Rahineh (Memphis), Egypt; Clarence Stanley Fisher, 1924

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