Relief of a woman with a hairpin - see 26.3.353-5
- Middle Kingdom
- Dynasty 11
- reign of Mentuhotep II
- ca. 2051–2030 B.C.
- From Egypt, Upper Egypt, Thebes, Deir el-Bahri, Tomb of Neferu (TT 319, MMA 31), Chapel, MMA excavations, 1923–25
- Limestone, paint
- Credit Line:
- Rogers Fund, 1926
- Accession Number:
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 104
This fragment depicts a woman wearing beaded head bands and a hairpin. For an example of the hairpin, see 07.228.165.
For other reliefs from the tomb of Neferu, see 26.3.353* and 31.3.1.