The 'Scribe du Louvre' shows a man in the typical squatting posture of a scribe with a roll of papyrus on his lap. Country of Origin: Egypt. Culture: Ancient Egyptian. Date/Period: Old Kingdom c. 2450BC. Place of Origin: Tomb of Kai, Saqqara. Material Size: Limestone & other materials H:53.7cm. Credit Line: Werner Forman Archive/ The Louvre Museum, Paris . Location: 45.