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Facsimile painting from the temple of Mentuhotep II

Artist:
Charles K. Wilkinson [painted 1920-21]
Period:
Middle Kingdom
Dynasty:
Dynasty 11
Reign:
reign of Mentuhotep II
Date:
ca. 2051–2000 B.C.
Geography:
From Egypt, Upper Egypt, Thebes, Deir el-Bahri
Medium:
Tempera on paper
Dimensions:
facsimile 53.3 cm (21 in); w. 31.2 cm (12 5/16 in)
Scale 1:2
framed: h. 59.7 cm (23 1/2 in); w. 40.6 cm (16 in)
Credit Line:
Rogers Fund, 1948
Accession Number:
48.105.28
Not on view
Painted at Qurna by Charles K. Wilkinson for the Egyptian Expedition of the Metropolitan Museum of Art, 1920-1921.

Wilkinson, Charles K. and Marsha Hill 1983. Egyptian Wall Paintings: The Metropolitan Museum of Art's Collection of Facsimiles. New York: The Metropolitan Museum of Art.

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