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Plaque from a foundation deposit

Thin, rectangular, bronze plaque; one end broken. Corroded.


From the temple at Gemayemi; June 24, 1887: Excavated by the Egypt Exploration Fund; assigned to the Egypt Exploration Fund by the government of Egypt; given to the MFA by the Egypt Exploration Fund.

Credit Line

Egypt Exploration Fund by subscription

Egyptian, Late Period, 760–332 B.C.

Object Place

Gemayemi, Egypt

Accession Number


Medium or Technique



The Ancient World


Architectural elements, Foundation deposits