Syrians Bringing Vessels and Weapons, Tomb of Rekhmire
Nina de Garis Davies (1881–1965)
reign of Thutmose III–early Amenhotep II
ca. 1479–1425 B.C.
Original from Egypt, Upper Egypt, Thebes, Sheikh Abd el-Qurna, Tomb of Rekhmire (TT 100)
Tempera on Paper
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
Rogers Fund, 1930
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.