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Bronze object, from foundation deposit


  • ID
  • Department
    Egyptian Museum, Cairo
  • Classification
  • Findspot
    Sphinx complex, foundation deposits of Temple of Amenhetep II, found under steps of staircase descending to the Sphinx
  • Material
  • Cairo Special Register number
  • Object owned by
    Egyptian Museum, Cairo
  • Excavator
    Émile Baraize, French, 1874–1952
  • Notes
    From excavations of Emile Baraize, 1931.

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  • Émile Baraize

    • Type Excavator
    • Nationality & Dates French, 1874–1952
    • Remarks French engineer working for the Service des Antiquities who excavated around the Sphinx from 1926-1936.

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