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Mummy label

Period:
Third Intermediate Period–Late Period
Dynasty:
Dynasty 12
Reign:
reign of Amenemhat I, early
Date:
ca. 1070–343 B.C.
Geography:
From Egypt, Upper Egypt, Thebes, Southern Asasif, Tomb of Meketre (TT 280, MMA 1101), later use, MMA excavations, 1920
Medium:
Wood (tamarisk)
Dimensions:
L. 7.1 × H. 13 cm (2 13/16 × 5 1/8 in.)
Credit Line:
Rogers Fund and Edward S. Harkness Gift, 1920
Accession Number:
20.3.200
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 130
Excavated by the Egyptian Expedition of the Metropolitan Museum of Art, 1920. Acquired by the Museum in the division of finds, 1920.

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