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Painted coffin of a dog, from Beni Hasan

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An image of Funerary equipment. Coffin. This dog was given his own tomb and is named in the coffin text five times. His names was 'Heb'. Production Place: Egypt. Find Spot: Beni Hasan. Wood, height 21 cm, length 70 cm, width 27 cm. Eleventh Dynasty; Twelfth Dynasty; Middle Kingdom, 2119-1794 B.C.

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Funerary equipment. Coffin. This dog was given his own tomb and is named in the coffin text five times. His names was 'Heb'. Production Place: Egypt. Find Spot: Beni Hasan. Wood, height 21 cm, length 70 cm, width 27 cm. Eleventh Dynasty; Twelfth Dynasty; Middle Kingdom, 2119-1794 B.C.

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  • Accession Number: E.47.1902
  • Photograph copyright © The Fitzwilliam Museum, Cambridge.
  • Aperture: f/25.0
  • Focal length: 50
  • Camera: Canon EOS-1Ds Mark II
  • Photographer name: Andrew Norman
  • Image height: 683 pixels
  • Image width: 1024 pixels
  • Processed with: Adobe Photoshop Lightroom 5.7 (Macintosh)
  • Filesize: 93.96kB
  • Exposure time: 1/60
  • ISO Speed: 100
  • Fnumber: 25/1
  • Captured: 2006:04:27 17:30:57

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