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Relief fragment from tomb of Senwosret

Period:
Middle Kingdom
Dynasty:
Dynasty 12, early
Reign:
reign of Senwosret I, late–early Amenemhat II
Date:
ca. 1925–1900 B.C.
Geography:
From Egypt, Memphite Region, Lisht North, Tomb of Senwosret (758), originally from central cult building, MMA excavations, 1906–07
Medium:
Limestone, paint, plaster
Dimensions:
H. 27 cm (10 5/8 in); w. 13 cm (5 1/8 in)
Credit Line:
Rogers Fund, 1907
Accession Number:
07.227.20
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 113
Excavated by the Egyptian Expedition of the Metropolitan Museum of Art. Acquired by the Museum in the division of finds. Excavated by the Egyptian Expedition of the Metropolitan Museum of Art. Acquired by the Museum in the division of finds.

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