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Model Funerary Bark of Ukhhotep

Middle Kingdom
Dynasty 12
ca. 1981–1802 B.C.
From Egypt, Middle Egypt, Khashaba excavations, 1910–11; Probably from Meir, Tomb of Ukhhotep
Wood, paint, stucco
l. 124 cm (48 13/16 in); w. 56 cm (22 1/16in); h. 71.5 cm (28 1/8 in)
Credit Line:
Gift of J. Pierpont Morgan, 1912
Accession Number:
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 112
Purchased by J. Pierpont Morgan from Sayyid Pasha Khashaba and donated to the Museum, 1912.

Hayes, William C. 1953. Scepter of Egypt I: A Background for the Study of the Egyptian Antiquities in The Metropolitan Museum of Art, Part I: From the Earliest Times to the End of the Middle Kingdom. New York: Metropolitan Museum of Art, pp. 272-273, fig. 179.

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