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Egyptian collection of the Museo Archeologico Nazionale - Parma

Relief from the tomb of scribe Imeneminet.

 

The egyptian collection is located at The Palazzo della Pilotta in the National Archaeological Museum; for the description of the museum see the official wensite:
http://www.archeobo.arti.beniculturali.it/parma/index.htm
 The collection consist about 190 objects, mostly purchased on the antiquities market by Mr. Michele Lopez, director of the museum, with the support of Ms. maria Luigia, Duchess of Parma; in purchasing the director was often helped by the authoritative advice of the egyptologist Ippolito Rosellini. 
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Bibliography:

1964, Botti G., "I cimeli egizi del Museo di Antichità di Parma", Firenze, 1964

Location: Museo Archeologico nazionale di Parma - Palazzo della Pilotta