Foundation deposit plaque with cartouche of Sheshonq V

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

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Foundation deposits

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