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Wooden statue of an official

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Wooden statue of an official






male figure, striding on base, staff (modern) in left hand.


height 55 cm


Sixth Dynasty
Old Kingdom


2345 B.C. — 2181 B.C.


bequeathed: Shannon, C.H. and C.S.Ricketts 1937 (Filtered for: Antiquities)


  1. Darracott, J. (ed.)
    (1979) All for Art; the Ricketts and Shannon collection , Cambridge (Cambs.) : Cambridge University Press (1979) Cambridge (Cambs.): Cambridge University Press [page: ]
    [comments: no. 11]
  2. (1982) Treasures of the Fitzwilliam Museum , Cambridge (Cambs.) : Pevensey Press (1982) Cambridge (Cambs.): Pevensey Press [page: 8-9]
    [comments: ]
  3. García Castro, J.A.
    [Unknown: Revista de Arqueología 8 [69] (1987)] [page: 51]
    Source title: Revista de Arqueología (1987)
    [comments: figure on this page]
  4. Serrano Delgado, J.M.
    [Unknown: Revista de Arqueología 13 [139] (1992)] [page: 12]
    Source title: Revista de Arqueología (1992)
    [comments: figure on this page]
  5. Malek, Jaromír
    Porter, Bertha
    Moss, Rosalind
    (1999) Topographical bibliography of ancient Egyptian hieroglyphic texts, statues, reliefs and paintings. Vol. 8, Objects of provenance not known. Part 1, Royal statues. Private statues (Predynastic to Dynasty XVII) , Oxford : Griffith Institute (1999) Oxford: Griffith Institute [page: 268]



Accession Number

E.40.1937 (Antiquities)
(Reference Number: 53587; Input Date: 2003-03-25 / Last Edit: 2011-07-22)

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