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Ancient Art

Statue of Imhotep

760–30 B.C.

Bronze

11 × 2.5 × 5 cm (4 5/16 × 1 × 1 15/16 in.) 13.5 × 4 × 6 cm (5 5/16 × 1 9/16 × 2 3/8 in.)
Gift of David Dows Ph.B. 1908 through Ludlow Bull
1945.169
Status: 
Not on view
Culture: 
Egyptian
Period: 
Dynasty 25–Ptolemaic Period
Classification: 
Sculpture
Bibliography: 

Gerry D. Scott, III, Ancient Egyptian Art at Yale, 1st (New Haven, Conn.: Yale University Art Gallery, 1986), 148–49, no. 83B, ill.

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