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Fragmentary Scribe Statue of Neni

Period:
Middle Kingdom
Dynasty:
Dynasty 12
Date:
ca. 1981–1802 B.C.
Geography:
From Egypt, Memphite Region, Lisht, Tomb of Senwosret (758), Pit 763, burial of Senebtisi
Medium:
Serpentine
Dimensions:
H. 11 cm (4 5/16 in.); W. 16.5 cm (6 1/2 in.)
Credit Line:
Rogers Fund, 1936
Accession Number:
36.2.1
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 106
This fragmentary scribe statue belonged to the scribe of the temple Nani who was the son of Senebtisi and Inpu.
Purchased at Lisht, 1936.

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