Unknown Egyptian, ‘Palette inscribed for Smendes, High Priest of Amun’, ca. 1045–992 B.C., The Metropolitan Museum of Art

Third Intermediate Period; Dynasty 21; reign of High Priest of Amun Menkheperre; from Egypt, probably from Upper Egypt, Thebes; palette: L. 48.6 cm (19 1/8 in.), W. 7.2 cm (2 13/16 in.), Th. 1.1 cm (7/16 in.); pens: L. 16.5–18 cm (6 1/2 in–7 1/16 in.)

Image rights: The Metropolitan Museum of Art (Harris Brisbane Dick Fund, 1947), licensed under CC0 1.0 Universal

About Unknown Egyptian