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Facsimile of the painting at the head end of the sarcophagus of Aashyt

Artist:
Charles K. Wilkinson
Period:
First Intermediate Period–Middle Kingdom
Dynasty:
Dynasty 11
Reign:
reign of Mentuhotep II
Date:
ca. 2051–2030 B.C.
Geography:
From Egypt, Upper Egypt, Thebes
Medium:
Tempera on paper
Dimensions:
facsimile: h. 34 cm (13 3/8 in); w. 31 cm (12 3/16 in) Scale 1:2 framed: h. 38.1 cm (15 in); w. 34.9 cm (13 3/4 in)
Credit Line:
Rogers Fund, 1948
Accession Number:
48.105.29
Not on view
Painted at Qurna by Charles K. Wilkinson for the Egyptian Expedition of the Metropolitan Museum of Art, 1926.

Wilkinson, Charles K. and Marsha Hill 1983. Egyptian Wall Paintings: The Metropolitan Museum of Art's Collection of Facsimiles. New York: Metropolitan Museum of Art.

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