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Squeeze; tomb of Ptah-Hotep at Saqqarah

Scene: Detail of false door; Ptah-Hotep carried in a palanquin.

Credit Line

Gift of James Davis

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

Object Place

Egypt

Accession Number

78.169

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Reproductions