Art/ Collection/ Collection/ Art Object

Relief fragment from the mortuary temple of Amenemhat I

Period:
Middle Kingdom
Dynasty:
Dynasty 12
Reign:
reign of Amenemhat I
Date:
ca. 1981–1952 B.C.
Geography:
From Egypt, Memphite Region, Lisht North, Cemetery, near the top of the causeway, MMA excavations
Medium:
Limestone, paint
Dimensions:
h. 38.1 cm (15 in); w. 33 cm (13 in)
Credit Line:
Rogers Fund, 1909
Accession Number:
09.180.125
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 109
Excavated by the Egyptian Expedition of the Metropolitan Museum of Art. Acquired by the Museum in the division of finds.

Related Objects

Relief Block from a Building of Amenemhat I

Date: ca. 1981–1952 B.C. Medium: Limestone, paint Accession: 08.200.6 On view in:Gallery 108

Ritual Scene with Senwosret I

Date: ca. 1961–1917 B.C. Medium: Limestone, paint Accession: 14.3.6 On view in:Gallery 110

Name Panels from the Inner Wall of Senwosret I's Pyramid Complex

Date: ca. 1961–1917 B.C. Medium: Limestone Accession: 34.1.205–.208-related On view in:Gallery 110

Relief of Offering Bearers

Date: ca. 1961–1917 B.C. Medium: Limestone, paint Accession: 09.180.13a, b On view in:Gallery 110

Lintel of Amenemhat I and Deities

Date: ca. 1981–1952 B.C. Medium: Limestone, paint Accession: 08.200.5 On view in:Gallery 108