Mesu Smelling a Lotus
- New Kingdom
- Dynasty 18
- reign of Amenhotep I
- ca. 1525–1504 B.C.
- From Egypt, Upper Egypt, Thebes, Dra Abu el-Naga, Tomb of Heri (TT 12)
- H. 17 cm (6 11/16 in); w. 18 cm (7 1/16 in)
- Credit Line:
- Gift of Mrs. Morton C. Nichols, 1950
- Accession Number:
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 117
This fragment depicts a woman named Mesu. She was probably a sister of Hery, the owner of tomb TT 12 at Thebes.