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Tomb figure

Description

Tomb-model of two female offering bearers in carved and painted wood, each wearing a gown caught over one shoulder and a tripartite wig, holding a basket on the head and a bird in the right hand: Ancient Egyptian, Middle Egypt, Sedment, 9th Dynasty

Museum reference

A.1921.1660

Collection

World Culture

Object name

Tomb figure

Production information

ANCIENT EGYPT

Style / Culture

9th Dynasty, 1st Intermediate Period, Ancient Egyptian

Collection place(s)

Sedment, Middle Egypt, ANCIENT EGYPT

Exhibitions

  • Ancient Egypt Rediscovered (08 Feb 2019)
    National Museum of Scotland

  • Egyptian Gallery, 2003 - 2008 (2003 - 2008)
    Royal Scottish Museum

  • Ancient Egypt (29 Jul 2011)
    National Museum of Scotland

On display

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