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Stelae: E.51.1901

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Description

Inscribed stela fragment for three brothers.

Measurements and weight

Depth: 0.11 m
Height: 0.87 m
Width: 0.53 m

Relative size of this object

53 cm87 cm11 cm What does this represent?

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  • Abydos

Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Given (1901) by Egyptian Research Account

Dating

Twelfth Dynasty
Middle Kingdom
-1991 - 1783 -1783

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The Fitzwilliam Museum (2020) "Stelae" Web page available at: https://data.fitzmuseum.cam.ac.uk/id/object/50367 Accessed: 2021-10-13 18:19:10

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