Ancient Art
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Lintel of Bak-en-khonshu and his wife.

1303–1200 B.C.

Limestone

H. 41 cm. 16 1/ in. L. 43.5 cm. 17 1/8 in.
Anonymous gift
1937.128
Culture: 
Egyptian
Period: 
Dynasty 19
Classification: 
Sculpture
Status: 
Not on view
Provenance: 

Andre Bircher, Cairo, 1920. Originally from Theban Tomb No. 35 (Bak-en-khonsu I) at Dra Abu el-Naga.

Bibliography: 

Gerry D. Scott, III, Ancient Egyptian Art at Yale, 1st (New Haven, Conn.: Yale University Art Gallery, 1986), 122–23, no. 70, ill.

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