Plaque from a foundation deposit

Egyptian
Late Period, Dynasty 26
664–525 B.C.


Findspot: Egypt, Gumaiyima

Dimensions

Height x width: .6 x .4 cm (1/4 x 3/16 in.)

Accession Number

87.677

Medium or Technique

Marble

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Foundation deposits

White marble rectangular plaque; somewhat irregular in shape; no decoration; good condition.

Provenance

Excavated by the Egypt Exploration Fund at the temple at Gemayemi; given to the MFA by the Egypt Exploration Fund June 24, 1887.

Credit Line

Egypt Exploration Fund by subscription