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Copper rectangular tablet

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Rectangular copper tablet;

Provenance

From the Palace Fort, Tell Dafana (Daphnae). 1886: excavated by William Matthew Flinders Petrie for the Egypt Exploration Fund, assigned to the EEF by the Egyptian government; presented to the MFA at EEF fifth annual general meeting; sent over June 1, 1887.

Credit Line

Egypt Exploration Fund by subscription

Egyptian, Late Period, Dynasty 26, reign of Psamtik (Psamm, 664–610 B.C.

Object Place

Tell Dafana, Egypt

Accession Number

87.528

Medium or Technique

Copper

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Architectural elements, Foundation deposits