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Head from a Block Statue of Mentuhotep, lower part in the University of Tubingen museum

Period:
Late Period
Dynasty:
Dynasty 25–early 26
Date:
690–610 B.C.
Geography:
From Egypt, Upper Egypt, Thebes
Medium:
Granodriorite
Dimensions:
h. 16.7 cm (6 9/16 in)
Credit Line:
Rogers Fund, 1907
Accession Number:
07.228.49
Not on view
Purchased by the Museum from M. Casira, Egypt, 1907.

Hayes, William C. 1959. Scepter of Egypt II: A Background for the Study of the Egyptian Antiquities in the Metropolitan Museum of Art, Part II: The Hyksos Period and the New Kingdom (1675-1080 B.C.). Cambridge, Mass.: Metropolitan Museum of Art, p. 162.

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