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Tomb Model

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Object Number:E14259M
Current Location: Collections Storage
Provenience: Egypt
Locus: Tomb 2111, Tomb of Khentkhety
Period: First Intermediate Period
Date Made: 2130 - 1980 BCE
Early Date: -2131
Late Date: -1979
Credit Line:Distribution from the British School of Archaeology in Egypt, 1921


One of three wooden models of a sealed jar, sitting atop a jar stand. The conical mud sealing is painted black. The jar is a buff color, and has a high shoulder. The jar stand is spool-shaped, and painted red.

Current & Past Exhibitions:

Ancient Egypt: Discovery to Display (23 Feb 2019) View Objects in Exhibition


[Article] Ranke, Hermann. 1950. "A Guide to the Egyptian Collections". The University Museum Bulletin. Philadelphia. The University Museum. Vol. 15. no. 2-3. pg. 21-109 Actual Citation : Page/Fig./Plate: p. 69View Objects related to this Actual Citation
[Book] Brunton, Guy, and Petrie, William M. 1924. Sedment.. London. Vol. 1. Actual Citation : Page/Fig./Plate: 7; Pl. XXView Objects related to this Actual Citation

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