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Foundation deposit plaque of King Siamen

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Green faience foundation plaque with two cartouches of King Siamen.


By 1964: Horace L. Mayer (d. 1968) collection; 1964: Lent to the MFA by Horace L. Mayer; 1964: Given to the MFA by Horace L. Mayer.

Credit Line

Gift of Horace L. Mayer

Egyptian, Third Intermediate Period, Dynasty 21, 1070–945 B.C.


Overall: 4.3cm (1 11/16in.)

Accession Number


Medium or Technique

Green faience


The Ancient World


Architectural elements, Foundation deposits