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Wall Fragment

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Object Number:CG2015-9-262
Current Location: Collections Storage
Provenience: Egypt
Memphis (Egypt)
Locus: Palace of Merenptah
18-7: L24
Period: New Kingdom
Nineteenth Dynasty
Date Made: 1292 - 1190 BC
Early Date: -1292
Late Date: -1190
Section:Egyptian
Materials:Limestone
Height: 20 cm
Length: 45 cm
Width: 9 cm
Other Number:84-1-3 - Original Number

Description

Fragment of a decorated wall from the palace of Merenptah, Room 7, left side. Incised and filled decoration. At the left is a partial cartouche frame. In the center is a notched palm frond. At the right is half of a cartouche with the "tA.wj" element of the epithet "Lord of the Two Lands," followed by a portion of Merenptah's cartouche. This piece is one of four that fit together (CG2015-9-262, CG2015-9-263, CG2015-9-264, and CG2015-9-265).

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