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Squeeze: relief of false door from the tomb of Ti at Saqqara

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


Findspot: Egypt, Saqqarah, False door of Tomb of Ti

Dimensions

Height x width: 34.0 x 15.0 cm (13 3/8 x 5 7/8 in.)

Accession Number

78.173

Medium or Technique

Paper

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Reproductions

Detail from the false door of Ti. The deceased is shown facing right, carrying a staff and sekhem scepter.

Provenance

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

Credit Line

Gift of James Davis