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Painted limestone statue of a squatting man forming a pot on a potter's wheel; the separate model of three jars (OIC_E_10645) is probably to be associated with this statue.

Details

  • ID
    OIC_E_10628
  • Department
    Oriental Institute, Chicago
  • Classification
    Sculpture
  • Findspot
    Said to be from tomb of Nikauinpu, location unknown, presumed to be at Giza
  • Material
    Limestone
  • Dimensions
    132h x 67w x 125d mm
  • Credit Line
    Oriental Institute, Chicago
  • Accession Number
    242
  • Period
    Old Kingdom, Dynasty 5 or Dynasty 6
  • Object owned by
    The Oriental Institute of the University of Chicago
  • Remarks
    Model of 3 jars (OIC_E_ 10645) is part of this statue

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