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Refief from tomb of Wenefdjedsen

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Six pieces with missing portions; central image from left to right: female and male with outstretched arms toward the right to the falcon-headed deity (faces left); similar scene above this central image; hieroglyphics on top, middle and bottom.

Provenance

From Saqqara, Teti Pyramid Cemetery. 1924: excavated by the Egyptian Antiquities Service; purchased by the MFA from the Egyptian Antiquities Service.

Credit Line

Purchased from the Service des Antiquités de l'Égypte

Egyptian, New Kingdom, Dynasty 19, 1295–1186 B.C.

Object Place for Label

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Saqqara, Egypt

Dimensions

Height x width: 18 x 11.9 cm (7 1/16 x 4 11/16 in.)

Accession Number

24.981

Medium or Technique

Limestone

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Architectural elements, Relief