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Item Details
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Culture
Egyptian
Title
Relief inscribed with a Harper’s Song
Date
1303–1085 BCE
Material
Limestone
Period
Dynasties 19–20
Measurements
43.2 × 66.1 cm (17 × 26 in.)
Repository
New Haven, CT: Yale University Art Gallery
Accession Number
1937
ID Number
6936
Notes
Provenance: Andre Bircher, Cairo, 1920. Simpson (below) suggests this piece originally came from a northern necropolis. The phrase 'nh t;wy given in the song noramlly refers to Memphis (cf. Faulkner, 1962, p. 44). Bibliography: Gerry D. Scott, III, Ancient Egyptian Art at Yale, 1st (New Haven, Conn.: Yale University Art Gallery, 1986), 133–34, no. 75, ill. Handbook of the Collections, exh. cat. (New Haven, Conn.: Yale University Art Gallery, 1992), 258, ill.
Geography
Egypt
Credit Line Reproduction
Yale University Art Gallery, Anonymous gift
Rights
Public Domain
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