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Inscription, Pyramid Temple of Amenemhat I

Artist:
E. Harold Jones
Period:
Middle Kingdom
Dynasty:
Dynasty 12
Reign:
reign of Amenemhat I
Date:
ca. 1981–1952 B.C.
Geography:
From Egypt, Memphite Region, Lisht North, Cemetery
Medium:
Tempera on paper
Dimensions:
facsimile: h. 39.5 cm (15 9/16 in); w. 74.5 cm (29 5/16 in) scale 1:1 framed: h. 41.9 cm (16 1/2 in); w. 76.2 cm (30 in)
Credit Line:
Rogers Fund, 1908
Accession Number:
INST.1979.2.24
Not on view
Painted at Qurna by E. Harold Jones for the Egyptian Expedition of the Metropolitan Museum of Art, 1907–1908. Excavated by the Egyptian Expedition of the Metropolitan Museum of Art. Acquired by the Museum in the division of finds.

Wilkinson, Charles K. and Marsha Hill 1983. Egyptian Wall Paintings: The Metropolitan Museum of Art's Collection of Facsimiles. New York: Metropolitan Museum of Art.

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