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Squeeze: relief of tomb of Ptahhotep from Saqqarah

Pile of offerings; two men bringing one a goose and the other a fore-leg.

Provenance

From Egypt, Saqqarah, Tomb of Ptahhotep. By 1878: James Davis Collection; 1878: Given by James Davis to the MFA.

Credit Line

Gift of James Davis

Egyptian, Old Kingdom, Dynasty 5, 2465–2323 B.C.

Findspot

Saqqarah, Egypt

Accession Number

78.192

Medium or Technique

Paper

Collections

The Ancient World

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