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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: temple proper: 640.1 × 640.1 × 1249.7 cm (21 × 21 × 41 ft.); gate: 26 ft. 6 in. × 12 ft. × 11 ft. (807.7 × 365.8 × 335.3 cm)
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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