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Relief fragment with the head of a monkey

Period:
Middle Kingdom
Dynasty:
Dynasty 12
Reign:
reign of Senwosret I
Date:
ca. 1961–1917 B.C.
Geography:
From Egypt, Memphite Region, Lisht South, Pyramid Temple of Senwosret I, Causeway, MMA excavations, 1912–13
Medium:
Limestone
Dimensions:
h. 17 cm (6 11/16 in); w. 29.5 cm (11 5/8 in)
Credit Line:
Rogers Fund, 1913
Accession Number:
13.235.13
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 110
Excavated by the Egyptian Expedition of the Metropolitan Museum of Art. Acquired by the Museum in the division of finds.

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