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Shrine with statues of Amenemhat and his wife Neferu

Period:
Middle Kingdom
Dynasty:
Dynasty 12, late–13
Date:
ca. 1850–1750 B.C.
Geography:
From Egypt, Upper Egypt, Thebes, Deir el-Bahri, Tomb MMA 202, MMA excavations, 1920–22
Medium:
Limestone, paint
Dimensions:
H. 134 × W. 80 × Depth. 75 cm (52 3/4 × 31 1/2 × 29 1/2 in.)
Credit Line:
Rogers Fund and Edward S. Harkness Gift, 1922
Accession Number:
22.3.68
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 109
Museum excavations, 1920–22. Acquired by the Museum in the division of finds, 1922.

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