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Stela of Siamun

Period:
Middle Kingdom– Second Intermediate Period
Dynasty:
Dynasty 12–13
Date:
ca. 1981–1575 B.C.
Geography:
From Egypt, Upper Egypt, Thebes, Southern Asasif, Unfinished Temple Area, Pit 1019, MMA excavations, 1920–22
Medium:
Limestone, paint
Dimensions:
H. 26.8 cm (10 9/16 in.)
Credit Line:
Rogers Fund and Edward S. Harkness Gift, 1922
Accession Number:
22.3.309
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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