Amenemhat III by Frank Bowcher. 1925. Bronze, 8 x 2 x x 4 inches. Signed: "F. Bowcher F" on rear. Private collection. Bowcher created this small statue if the Egyptian pharaoh as a souvenir for completion of part of the Suez Canal. [Click on image to enlarge it.]

Left: Partial perspective view. Right: Text on reverse:

Souvenir of the
Inauguration of the Gezira
Irrigation Project
January 1926
Ransomes & Rapier Ltd
Suppliers of
the Sluice Gates

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