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Artist
Egyptian
Title
Pair of Reliefs depicting Ankh-neb-ef
Date
2345–2181 BC
Medium
Limestone, pigment
Dimensions
.1: 44 x 20 1/4 x 1 1/2 in. (111.8 x 51.4 x 3.8 cm) .2: 38 1/2 x 22 1/4 x 1 1/2 in. (97.8 x 56.5 x 3.8 cm) Mounted, with base: 70 1/4 x 22 x 14 in. (178.4 x 55.9 x 35.6 cm)
Credit Line

Museum purchase funded by The Brown Foundation, Inc., Nancy B. Negley, Mr. and Mrs. Meredith J. Long, Isabel B. and Wallace S. Wilson, and Mr. and Mrs. Alfred C. Glassell, Jr. in honor of Norna Sarofim, with additional funds provided by the Alice Pratt Brown Museum Fund

Current Location
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Accession Number
2007.384.1,.2
Classification
Sculpture
Provenance

Count of Montalembert estate collection, early-1900s; private collection, 1970s; purchased by [Nikolas Koutoulakis, Paris and Geneva, 1980s]; [Jean-Luc Chalmin, London, by at least 1988–1998]; [Sotheby's, New York, June 4, 1998, lot 38]; Hadji Soleimani, London, 1998; [Robert Haber & Associates, Inc., New York, by 2007]; purchased by MFAH, 2007.