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Facsimile painting of a jar from the Tomb of Meketre

Artist:
Charles K. Wilkinson
Period:
Middle Kingdom
Dynasty:
Dynasty 12
Reign:
reign of Amenemhat I, early
Date:
ca. 1981–1975 B.C.
Geography:
From Egypt, Upper Egypt, Thebes, Southern Asasif, Tomb of Meketre (TT 280, MMA 1101)
Medium:
Tempera on Paper
Dimensions:
h. 47.2 cm (18 9/16 in); w. 31.1 cm (12 1/4 in) scale 1:1 probably
Credit Line:
Rogers Fund, 1931
Accession Number:
INST.1979.2.15
Not on view
Facsimile by Charles Wilkinson of the Graphics Expedition of the Metropolian Museum of Art, 1927.

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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