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Seated man

Period:
Second Intermediate Period
Dynasty:
Dynasty 17
Date:
ca. 1580–1550 B.C.
Geography:
From Egypt, Northern Upper Egypt, Amra, Egypt Exploration Fund excavations
Medium:
Limestone
Dimensions:
Ht. 16.5 cm (6 1/2 in.)
Credit Line:
Gift of Egypt Exploration Fund, 1901
Accession Number:
01.4.104
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 109
Egypt Exploration Fund excavations. Acquired by the EEF in the division of finds. Acquired by the Museum through subscription to the EEF, 1901.

Hayes, William C. 1953. Scepter of Egypt I: A Background for the Study of the Egyptian Antiquities in The Metropolitan Museum of Art, Part I: From the Earliest Times to the End of the Middle Kingdom. New York: Metropolitan Museum of Art, p. 206.

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