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Writing board fragment with Sokar formula for the benefit of Itaseneb

Period:
Middle Kingdom
Dynasty:
Dynasty 11
Date:
ca. 2030–1981 B.C.
Geography:
From Egypt, Upper Egypt, Thebes, Deir el-Bahri, Tomb MMA 110, 1st chamber on right, MMA excavations, 1926–27
Medium:
Wood, stucco plaster, ink
Dimensions:
H. 18 cm (7 1/16 in.); W. 16 cm (6 5/16 in.); Th. 4.5 cm (1 3/4 in.)
Credit Line:
Rogers Fund, 1927
Accession Number:
27.3.49b
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 109
Excavated by the Egyptian Expedition of the Metropolitan Museum of Art, 1926–1927. Acquired by the Museum in the division of finds, 1927.

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