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Middle Kingdom statuette, reinscribed for Harsiese High Priest of Memphis in the Third Intermediate Period

Middle Kingdom–Early New Kingdom
Dynasty 12–18
ca. 1981–1550 B.C.
Probably from Levant; Said to be from Byblos
H. 15.7 (6 3/16 in.); W. 4.8 (1 7/8 in.); D. 4.5 cm (1 3/4 in.)
Credit Line:
Rogers Fund, 1968
Accession Number:
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 106
Purchased by the Museum from Nicolas Koutoulakis, Geneva, 1968.

Jansen-Winkeln, Karl 2007. Inschriften der Spatzeit, Teil II: Die 22.-24. Dynastie. Wiesbaden: Harrassowitz Verlag, p. 386-7, cat. 44.8.

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