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Foundation deposit plaque with cartouche of Sheshonq V

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Rectangular plaque of bronze with cartouche of Dynasty 22 ruler Sheshonq V, reading: "Userpehty, Son of Re, Sheshonq."

Provenance

By 1930: Horace L. Mayer (d. 1968) collection; loaned to the MFA by Horace L. Mayer May 7, 1930; given to the MFA by Horace L. Mayer December 14, 1966.

Credit Line

Gift of Horace L. Mayer

Egyptian, Third Intermediate Period, Dynasty 22, 945–712 B.C.

Dimensions

Overall: 5.8cm (2 5/16in.)

Accession Number

66.1033

Medium or Technique

Bronze

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Architectural elements, Foundation deposits