Slaughter House, from the Tomb of Meketre

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), MMA 1920
Medium: Plastered and painted wood, gesso
Dimensions: L. 76 cm (29 15/16 in.); W. 58 cm (22 13/16 in.); greatest H. (at back) 45.5 cm (17 15/16 in.)
Credit Line: Rogers Fund and Edward S. Harkness Gift, 1920
Accession Number: 20.3.10

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