Squeeze: relief from the tomb of Ptahhotep at Saqqara

Old Kingdom, Dynasty 5
2465–2323 B.C.


Object Place: Egypt

Accession Number

78.170

Medium or Technique

Paper

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Reproductions

Scene from the tomb of Ptahhotep at Saqqara, showing ten youths wrestling.

Provenance

From Egypt, Saqqara, Tomb of Ptahhotep. By 1878: James Davis Collection; 1878: Given by James Davis to the MFA.

Credit Line

Gift of James Davis