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Frieze from the tomb of Mereri

Period:
First Intermediate Period
Dynasty:
Dynasty 9
Date:
ca. 2100–2030 B.C.
Geography:
From Egypt, Northern Upper Egypt, Dendera, Tomb of Mereri, Behind Temple of Hathor, Egypt Exploration Fund excavations, 1898
Medium:
Limestone
Credit Line:
Gift of Egypt Exploration Fund, 1898
Accession Number:
98.4.3f
Not on view
Excavated by the Egypt Exploration fund at Dendera. Received by the E.E.F. from the Egyptian government in the division of finds. Allotted to the Metropolitan Museum, 1898.

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