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Wooden statue of an official: E.40.1937

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Current Location: Gallery 19


Wooden statue of an official




Male figure, striding on base, staff (modern) in left hand.

Legal notes

The Ricketts and Shannon Collection. Bequeathed by Charles Shannon, 1937

Measurements and weight

Height: 55 cm

Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Bequeathed (1937) by Shannon, Charles Haslewood


6th Dynasty
Old Kingdom
-2345 - -2181

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Identification numbers

Accession number: E.40.1937
Primary reference Number: 53587
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Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Friday 10 June 2022 Last processed: Friday 8 December 2023

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Owner or interested party: The Fitzwilliam Museum
Associated department: Antiquities

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