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Burial of the priest Amuy: sandal fragments from statuette

Period:
Middle Kingdom
Dynasty:
Dynasty 13
Date:
ca. 1802–1640 B.C.
Geography:
From Egypt, Memphite Region, Lisht North, cemetery south of Senwosret (758), Pit 513, MMA excavations, 1906–07
Medium:
Ivory
Dimensions:
a) h. 4.8 cm (1 7/8 in) b) h. 5.4 cm (2 1/8 in)
Credit Line:
Rogers Fund, 1915
Accession Number:
15.3.244a, b
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 109
Excavated by the Egyptian Expedition of the Metropolitan Museum of Art. Acquired by the Museum in the division of finds.

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