The Temple of Dendur

Period: Roman Period
Reign: reign of Augustus Caesar
Date: completed by 10 B.C.
Geography: From Egypt, Nubia, Dendur, West bank of the Nile River, 50 miles South of Aswan
Medium: Aeolian sandstone
Dimensions: L. from gate to rear of temple 24 m 60 cm (82 ft.)
Credit Line: Given to the United States by Egypt in 1965, awarded to The Metropolitan Museum of Art in 1967, and installed in The Sackler Wing in 1978
Accession Number: 68.154
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