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Syrians Bringing Vessels and Weapons, Tomb of Rekhmire

Artist:
Nina de Garis Davies (1881–1965)
Period:
New Kingdom
Dynasty:
Dynasty 18
Reign:
reign of Thutmose III–early Amenhotep II
Date:
ca. 1479–1425 B.C.
Geography:
Original from Egypt, Upper Egypt, Thebes, Sheikh Abd el-Qurna, Tomb of Rekhmire (TT 100)
Medium:
Tempera on Paper
Dimensions:
Facsimile: H. 47 × W. 36.6 cm (18 1/2 × 14 7/16 in.); Framed: H. 48.9 × W. 38.1 cm (19 1/4 × 15 in.); Scale. 1:1
Credit Line:
Rogers Fund, 1930
Accession Number:
30.4.83
Not on view
This facsimile painting copies a detail from a scene of foreignors bringing offerings in the tomb of Rekhmire (TT 100) in western Thebes. This section of the scene depicts Syrians bringing a metal ingot and a chariot (31.6.34), horses (31.3.41), exotic animals (31.6.43), vessels and weapons (30.4.83).
Painted at Qurna by Nina de Garis Davies for the Graphic Section of the Museum's Egyptian Expedition, 1922-23. Accessioned by the Museum, 1930.

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, 13, no. 27.

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