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Relief block from the tomb of Sebeknakht

Period:
Middle Kingdom
Dynasty:
Dynasty 12, early
Date:
ca. 1971–1952 B.C.
Geography:
From Egypt, Memphite Region, Lisht North, cemetery south of Senwosret (758), Pit 614, reused as lining, MMA excavations, 1907–08
Medium:
Limestone, paint
Dimensions:
h. 125 cm (49 3/16 in); w. 40 cm (15 3/4 in)
Credit Line:
Rogers Fund, 1909
Accession Number:
09.180.111
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 113
Excavated by the Egyptian Expedition of the Metropolitan Museum of Art. Acquired by the Museum in the division of finds.

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