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Wooden statue of an official: E.40.1937

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Wooden statue of an official


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

Measurements and weight

Height: 55 cm

Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Bequeathed (1937) by Ricketts, C. H. and Shannon, C. S.


Sixth Dynasty
Old Kingdom
-2345 - 2181 -2181

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Identification numbers

Accession number: E.40.1937
Primary reference Number: 53587
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Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Tuesday 25 February 2020 Last processed: Thursday 8 April 2021

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Owner or interested party: The Fitzwilliam Museum
Associated department: Antiquities

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