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Fragment of throne of seated statuette of Merymose

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Fragment of seated statuette of Merymose, King's Son, of Kush. Polished fragment of lap of seated half life-sized statuette. Pleated apron and proper left thigh and left front top and side of seat with 3 lines vertical incised hieroglyphs. Note Htep-di-neswt formula to Amen and note the word...

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From Nubia (Sudan) Gebel Barkal, B900 Ex.2 debris. 1920: excavated by the Harvard University-Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA by the government of Sudan.

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Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition

Egyptian, New Kingdom, Dynasty 18, reign of Amenhotep III, 1390–1352 B.C.


Gebel Barkal, Nubia (Sudan)


Other: 23 x 19.4 x 15.2 cm (9 1/16 x 7 5/8 x 6 in.)

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The Ancient World