Relief with head of an offering bearer and offerings
Late Period, Saite
reign of Psamtik I
From Egypt, Upper Egypt, Thebes, Deir el-Bahri, Tomb of Nespekashuty (TT 312, MMA 509), MMA excavations, 1922–23
11.5 x 24.8 cm (4 1/2 x 9 3/4 in.)
Purchase, Lila Acheson Wallace Gift, 1997
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 130
Excavated by the Metropolitan Museum of Art in 1923. Acquired by the Museum in the division of finds. Formerly part of museum accession 23.3.468. Deaccessioned 1948, and released. Acquired by the museum 1997 from Hurst Gallery, Cambridge, Massachusetts.