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Door of a shrine
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Door of a shrine

Door of a shrine

Medium:
Wood
Dimensions:
H x W x D: 29.9 x 14.5 x 1.5 cm (11 3/4 x 5 11/16 x 9/16 in)
Type:
Architectural Element
Origin:
Egypt
Topic:
New Kingdom (ca. 1539 - 1075 B.C.E.), shrine, Egypt, Ancient Egyptian Art
Credit Line:
Gift of Charles Lang Freer
Date:
mid 16th-early 11th century B.C.E.
Period:
New Kingdom
Accession Number:
F1907.475
Data Source:
Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery
Provenance:
To 1907 Unidentified owner, Egypt, to 1907 [1] From 1907 to 1919 Charles Lang Freer (1854-1919), purchased in Egypt from an unidentified owner in 1907 [2] From 1920 Freer Gallery of Art, gift of Charles Lang Freer in 1920 [3] Notes: [1] See Reserved Wood Carving List, R. 5355, Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery Archives. [2] See note 1. [3] The original deed of Charles Lang Freer's gift was signed in 1906. The collection was received in 1920 upon the completion of the Freer Gallery.
Rights:
Copyright with museum






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