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Relief block from a temple of Amenemhat I

Period:
Middle Kingdom
Dynasty:
Dynasty 12
Reign:
reign of Amenemhat I (coregency with Senwosret I?)
Date:
ca. 1962–1952 B.C.
Geography:
From Egypt, Memphite Region, Lisht North, Pyramid Temple of Amenemhat I, re-used in foundation, MMA excavations
Medium:
Limestone, paint
Dimensions:
H. 31 cm (12 3/16 in.); W. 171.5 cm (67 1/2 in.); D. 13.3 cm (5 1/4 in.)
Credit Line:
Rogers Fund, 1908
Accession Number:
08.200.7
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 108
Excavated by the Egyptian Expedition of the Metropolitan Museum of Art. Acquired by the Museum in the division of finds.

Lythgoe, Albert M. 1907. "The Egyptian Expedition." In The Metropolitan Museum of Art Bulletin, vol. 2, no. 7 (July), pp. 115-116.

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