Squeeze: relief from the Tomb of Khaemhat at Thebes

New Kingdom, Dynasty 18
1550–1295 B.C.


Object Place: Egypt

Accession Number

86.213w

Medium or Technique

Paper

Not On View

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The Ancient World

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Arm of the throne of Amenhotep III. Depicts the king as a sphinx trampling his enemies. Tops of Nubian and Asiatic captives are shown just below the armrest, between the legs of the throne.

Provenance

From Thebes, Tomb of Khaemhat. By 1886: George Washington Wales Collection; 1886: Given by George Washington Wales to the MFA.
(Accession Date: January 1, 1886)

Credit Line

Gift of George Washington Wales