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Lintel of Thutmose III

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Limestone; cut in low relief and painted red, yellow blue etc. Cartouches of Thothmes III. In several pieces.

Provenance

From Abydos. 1902: excavated by William Matthew Flinders Petrie for the Egypt Exploration Fund, assigned to the Egypt Exploration Fund in the division of finds by the government of Egypt, received by the MFA through subscription to the Egypt Exploration Fund on November 17, 1902. (Accession Date: January 1, 1902)

Credit Line

Egypt Exploration Fund by subscription

Egyptian, New Kingdom, Dynasty 18, reign of Thutmose III, 1479–1425 B.C.

Object Place for Label

Findspot

Abydos, Egypt

Dimensions

Height x width: 91.5 x 167.5 cm (36 x 65 15/16 in.)

Accession Number

02.861

Medium or Technique

Painted limestone

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Architectural elements, Doors, jambs, lintels