Location: On Display in the Ancient Egypt: Discovery to Display

From: Egypt | Dra Abu El-Naga

Curatorial Section: Egyptian

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Object Number 29-87-471B
Current Location Ancient Egypt: Discovery to Display - On Display
Provenience Egypt | Dra Abu El-Naga
Locus Lower Cemetery, Tomb 45
Period New Kingdom | Eighteenth Dynasty | Early Nineteenth Dynasty
Date Made 1332-1279 BCE
Section Egyptian
Materials Limestone
Technique Inscribed
Iconography Seated Man
Inscription Language Hieroglyphic

One half of an original pair statue of a husband and wife. The statue depicts a seated man (Merymaat) wearing an elaborate wig, long pleated kilt. Down the center of his kilt is a line of inscription. His chest is inscribed "Amun". The back of the statue is inscribed.

Height 49.2 cm
Width 28.5 cm
Depth 26.01 cm
Credit Line The Eckley B. Coxe Jr. Expedition to Drah abu el Naga (Thebes), Egypt; Clarence Stanley Fisher, 1921-1923
Other Number DAN1262 - Field No SF

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