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Squeeze: relief from the tomb of Ti at Saqqara

Egyptian
Old Kingdom, Dynasty 5
2465–2323 B.C.


Findspot: Egypt, Saqqarah, Tomb of Ti

Dimensions

Widht x length: 35.2 x 198.3 cm (13 7/8 x 78 1/16 in.)

Accession Number

78.186

Medium or Technique

Paper

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Reproductions

Scene depicting men trimming a log, building a wooden boat, sawing planks, and making mortice holes in a beam.

Provenance

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

Credit Line

Gift of James Davis