The Seated Scribe​, c. 2620-2500 B.C.E.

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by Smarthistory, Art History at Khan Academy
published on 04 April 2014

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The Seated Scribe​, c. 2620-2500 B.C.E., c. 4th Dynasty, Old Kingdom, painted limestone with rock crystal, magnesite, and copper/arsenic inlay for the eyes and wood for the nipples, found in Saqqara (Musée du Louvre, Paris)


Speakers: Dr. Beth Harris and Dr. Steven Zucker



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