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Osiride statue of Senwosret I

Period:
Middle Kingdom
Dynasty:
Dynasty 12
Reign:
reign of Senwosret I
Date:
ca. 1961–1917 B.C.
Geography:
From Egypt, Memphite Region, Lisht South, Pyramid Temple of Senwosret I, Causeway, MMA excavations, 1908–09
Medium:
Limestone
Dimensions:
71 in. (180.4 cm)
Credit Line:
Rogers Fund, 1909
Accession Number:
09.180.529
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 110
Excavated by the Egyptian Expedition of the Metropolitan Museum

Arnold, Dieter, Dorothea Arnold, and Peter F. Dorman 1988. The South Cemeteries of Lisht, vol. I: The Pyramid of Senwosret I, Publications of The Metropolitan Museum of Art Egyptian Expedition, 22. New York: Metropolitan Museum of Art, pp. 21-22, fig. 3; p. 41; pl. 7a-b.

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