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Statue of Harbes, called Psamtiknefer, son of Ptahhotep

Late Period, Saite
Dynasty 26
reign of Psamtik II
595–589 B.C.
From Egypt, Upper Egypt, Thebes, Karnak, Temple of Amun, Cachette
H. 61.5 cm (24 3/16 in.)
Credit Line:
Rogers Fund, 1919
Accession Number:
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 127
Excavated by Georges Legrain in the Karnak Cachette, 1904. Sold by Gaston Maspero, director of the Egyptian Museum, Cairo, to Lady William Cecil, 1905. Sold by Lord Cecil to the museum, 1919. Included in the online database of the Karnak Cachette.

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