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Imhotep

Small bronze statuette of man, seated, holding a scroll.

About 12 cm; including wooden base, 15 cm.

According to label on the base, "No. 221. Imhotep. XVIII (th dynasty), 1500 B.C. Tel el Amarna." (Imhotep was the builder of the first pyramid.)


ID: 1988-00306

MEDIUM: Bronze; FORMAT: figurine; LENGTH: 4.75 in. high; QUANTITY: 1

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