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MET Museum Artifacts

Egyptian Artifacts- Click on the name

Collection of Artifacts from the Middle Kingdom of Egypt Click Here

Tomb Chapel of Raemkai
Date: ca. 2446–2389 B.C.
Medium: Limestone, paint
Accession Number: 08.201.1

Gallery of Everyday Life: (project in this gallery)
Food, Housing, Transportation, Clothing, Economy & Jobs
Model of a house
Date: ca. 1750–1700 B.C.
Medium: Pottery
Accession Number: 07.231.11 Gallery 113 

Kneeling statue of Hatshepsut
Date: ca. 1479–1458 B.C.
Medium: Granite, paint
Accession Number: 23.3.2
On view in Gallery 115

 
Seated Statue of Hatshepsut
Date: ca. 1479–1458 B.C.
Medium: Indurated limestone, paint
Accession Number: 29.3.2
On view in Gallery 115

Inner Coffin of Henettawy (F)
Date: ca. 1000–945 B.C.
Medium: Wood, gessoed, painted
Accession Number: 25.3.183a, b
On view in Gallery 126 

Outer Coffin of Kharushere
Date: ca. 825–712 B.C.
Medium: Wood
Accession Number: 86.1.31
On view in Gallery 126


The Pharaoh in the Great Hall
An activity with all the pieces in Everyday Life (Gallery 113)
In gallery 112, mummy 11.162.2
Mummy anthropoid coffin, mummy outer coffin (11.150.15a-c)
2 model boats (12.183.3-.4); 
Hatshepsut (28.3.18 and 29.3.2)
Temple of Dendur (68.154)
On view in Gallery 126

 

Head of Tutankhamun
Date: ca. 1336–1327 B.C.
Medium: Indurated Limestone
Accession Number: 50.6
On view in Gallery 121 

Gallery 115:  Statues of the Female Pharaoh Hatshepsut

The Temple of Dendur
Date: completed by 10 B.C.
Medium: Aeolian sandstone
Accession Number: 68.154
On view in Gallery 131

Mesopotamia Artifacts- Click on the name

Collection of Mesopotamian Art- Ancient Near Eastern Art Click Here

Human–headed winged lion (lamassu), 883–859 B.C.; Neo–Assyrian period, reign of Ashurnasirpal II
_Excavated at Nimrud (ancient Kalhu), northern Mesopotamia
_Alabaster (gypsum); H. 10 ft. 3 1/2 in. (313.7 cm)
_Gift of John D. Rockefeller Jr., 1932 (32.143.2)

Relief: king and eunuch attendant, 883–859 B.C.; Neo-Assyrian period, reign of Ashurnasirpal II
Excavated at Nimrud (ancient Kalhu), northern Mesopotamia
Alabaster (gypsum)

 

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