Leaders of the Aamu of Shu

Middle Kingdom

Norman de Garis Davies

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This facsimile painting copies part of a scene in the tomb of Khnumhotep (tomb 3) at Beni Hasan. This detail depicts two men wearing garments, beards, and hair styles that identify them as people from western Asia. The facsimile was painted at the tomb in 1931 by Norman de Garis Davies who was director of the Graphic Expedition of the Museum's Egyptian Expedition.

Leaders of the Aamu of Shu, Norman de Garis Davies (1865–1941), Tempera on paper

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