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Offering table of King Thutmose III

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Massive granodiorite offering table in the form of a "hetep" sign, the Egyptian hieroglyph for "offering." It was placed in a temple complex dedicated to the god Amen and the goddess Renenutet, Mistress of the Granary. Images of two round loaves of bread and two tall jars resting on an offering...

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From Quft. 1923: Excavated by the Harvard University-Museum of Fine Arts Expedition, May-June 1923; 1924: assigned to the MFA by the government of Egypt.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition

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


Quft (Coptos), Egypt

Object Place for Label

Quft (Coptos), Egypt


Heigh x Width x length: 21.6 x 92.8 x 49 cm (8 1/2 x 36 9/16 x 19 5/16 in.)

Accession Number


Medium or Technique



The Ancient World


Religious and cult objects