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Plaque from a foundation deposit

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

Provenance

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

87.492

Medium or Technique

Bronze

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Architectural elements, Foundation deposits