Art/ Collection/ Art Object

Burial chamber of User

Period:
Middle Kingdom
Dynasty:
Dynasty 12–13
Date:
ca. 1950–1750 B.C.
Geography:
From Egypt, Memphite Region, Lisht South, Tomb of User, south of the tomb of Senwosretankh, Pit 47 or 48, MMA excavations, 1932–33
Medium:
Limestone, paint
Dimensions:
h. 8.9 cm (3 1/2 in); w. 20.1 cm (7 15/16 in)
Credit Line:
Rogers Fund, 1933
Accession Number:
33.1.173d
Not on view
Excavated by the Egyptian Expedition of the Metropolitan Museum of Art. Acquired by the Museum in the division of finds.

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