Model rocker

Foundation deposit, model tool

National Museum of Ireland , Dublin 1901. 784

Provenance

Description

Material(s) wood

Model of wooden rocker. The two moving sides are of thin wood in shape of rockers and are connected by seven wooden bars which pierce through the sides. On the one side there is a horizontal inscription in incised hieroglyphs: "Good God Maat-ka-Ra, beloved of Amun of Djeser-djeseru (nṯr nfr Mȝʿ.t-kȝ-Rʿ mrjj.t Jmn m Ḏ​sr-ḏsrw)".

Katarzyna Kapiec

History

Excavated by E. Naville (Egypt Exploration Fund) in the temple of Hatshepsut at Deir el-Bahari in 1894-1895.

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