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Bronze rectangular tablet

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Thin, rectangular bronze tablet; corroded; from a foundation deposit.

Provenance

Excavated by the Egypt Exploration Fund at the temple at Gemayemi; given to the MFA by the Egypt Exploration Fund June 24, 1887.

Credit Line

Egypt Exploration Fund by subscription

Egyptian, Late Period, Dynasty 26, reign of Amasis (?), 570–526 B.C.

Object Place

Gumaiyima, Egypt

Dimensions

Overall: 2.3 x 1.3cm (7/8 x 1/2in.)

Accession Number

87.493

Medium or Technique

Bronze

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Architectural elements, Foundation deposits