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Squeeze: relief from a tomb at Saqqara, now in Cairo

Egyptian
Old Kingdom
2649–2134 B.C.


Findspot: Egypt, Saqqarah, Tomb

Dimensions

Wdith x length: 39.8 x 108.0 cm (15 11/16 x 42 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

78.149

Medium or Technique

Paper

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Reproductions

Old Kingdom relief from Saqqara. Three men in a papyrus boat, while another man leads five cattle through the water.

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