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Statue of Harbes, called Psamtiknefer, son of Ptahhotep

Period:
Late Period, Saite
Dynasty:
Dynasty 26
Reign:
reign of Psamtik II
Date:
595–589 B.C.
Geography:
From Egypt, Upper Egypt, Thebes, Karnak, Temple of Amun, Cachette
Medium:
Meta-greywacke
Dimensions:
H. 61.5 cm (24 3/16 in.)
Credit Line:
Rogers Fund, 1919
Accession Number:
19.2.2
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.

Metropolitan Museum of Art 1920. "The Fiftieth Anniversary Exhibition." In The Metropolitan Museum of Art Bulletin, vol. 15, no. 6 (June), p. 130, fig. 3.

Jansen-Winkeln, Karl 2014. Inschriften der Spätzeit, Teil IV: Die 26. Dynastie, 2 vols.. Wiesbaden: Harrassowitz Verlag, p. 340.

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