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Wax Figure of Duamutef Belonging to Djedmutesankh

Period:
Third Intermediate Period
Dynasty:
Dynasty 21, second half
Date:
ca. 1000–945 B.C.
Geography:
From Egypt, Upper Egypt, Thebes, Deir el-Bahri, Tomb MMA 60, Chamber B, Burial of Djedmutesankh (5), MMA excavations, 1923–24
Medium:
Wax
Dimensions:
group: h. 8.5-9.5 cm (3 3/8-11/16 in)
Credit Line:
Rogers Fund, 1925
Accession Number:
25.3.154c
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 126
see 25.3.154a
Museum excavations, 1923-24. Acquired by the Museum in the division of finds, 1925.

Aston, David 2009. Burial Assemblages of Dynasty 21–25: Chronology – Typology – Developments. Contributions to the chronology of the Eastern Mediterranean, vol. 21, Denkschriften der Gesamtakademie, 56. Vienna: Verlag der Österreichischen Akademie der Wissenschaften, p. 199.

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