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Reliefs 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 excavations, 1920
Medium:
Limestone, paint
Dimensions:
H. 7.7 cm (3 1/16 in.); W 10.5 cm (4 3/16 in.); D 2.1 cm (13/16 in.)
Credit Line:
Rogers Fund, 1931
Accession Number:
31.3.170a
Not on view
Excavated by the Egyptian Expedition of the Metropolitan Museum of Art, 1920. Acquired by the Museum in the division of finds, 1920.

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