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Block Statue of Neskhemenyu, son of Kapefha

Period:
Ptolemaic Period
Date:
4th century B.C.
Geography:
From Egypt, Upper Egypt, Thebes, Karnak, Temple of Amun, Cachette
Medium:
Gabbro
Dimensions:
H. 31 cm (12 3/16 in.); W. 15.5 cm (6 1/8 in.); D. 18.2 cm (7 3/16 in.)
Credit Line:
Rogers Fund, 1907
Accession Number:
07.228.26
Not on view
Excavated by Georges Legrain in the Karnak Cachette. Purchased by the museum from Michael Casira, Cairo, 1907. Included in the online database of the Karnak Cachette.

Lythgoe, Albert M. 1907. "Recent Egyptian Acquisitions." In The Metropolitan Museum of Art Bulletin, vol. 2, no. 12 (December), p. 195.

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