Ancient Egyptian Relief of Working Men

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James Blake Wiener
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published on 07 November 2017
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This ancient Egtyptian relief of two men pulling a rope is made from stone and dates from the Intermedite Period or the Early Middle Kingdom (c. 2100-1940 BCE). It originally belonged to a necropolis and was found at Herakleopolis Magna (Ihnasya el-Medina), Egypt. (Museo Arqueológico Nacional, Madrid)

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James Blake Wiener
James is a writer and former Professor of History. He holds an MA in World History with a particular interest in cross-cultural exchange and world history. He is a co-founder of World History Encyclopedia and formerly was its Communications Director.

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Wiener, J. B. (2017, November 07). Ancient Egyptian Relief of Working Men. World History Encyclopedia. Retrieved from https://www.worldhistory.org/image/7556/ancient-egyptian-relief-of-working-men/

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Wiener, James Blake. "Ancient Egyptian Relief of Working Men." World History Encyclopedia. Last modified November 07, 2017. https://www.worldhistory.org/image/7556/ancient-egyptian-relief-of-working-men/.

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Wiener, James Blake. "Ancient Egyptian Relief of Working Men." World History Encyclopedia. World History Encyclopedia, 07 Nov 2017. Web. 19 Oct 2021.