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Squeeze: Old Kingdom relief from a tomb at Saqqara

Old Kingdom, Dynasty 5
2465–2323 B.C.


Object Place: Egypt

Accession Number

78.180

Medium or Technique

Paper

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Reproductions

Scene from a market, showing a procession of men with goods, as well as a man with policing babboons catching a theif.

Provenance

From Egypt, tomb at Saqqara (now in Cairo). By 1878: James Davis Collection; 1878: Given by James Davis to the MFA.

Credit Line

Gift of James Davis