Squeeze: relief of sarcophagus of the general Takhos from Saqqara
Early Hellenistic Period (Ptolemaic Dynasty)
Findspot: Egypt, Saqqarah, Sarcophagus of Gerneral Takhos
Width x length: 28.3 x 302.0 cm (11 1/8 x 118 7/8 in.)
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Squeeze from the sarcophagus of the general Takhos, from Saqqara but now in the Cairo Museum. Scenes include the passage of the sun god through the underworld, and the final judgement of the deceased by Osiris.
From Egypt, Saqqara, sarcophagus of General Takhos (now in Cairo Museum) . By 1878: James Davis Collection; 1878: Given by James Davis to the MFA.
Gift of James Davis