Art/ Collection/ Art Object

A relief fragment of a man carrying an ostrich

Period:
Middle Kingdom
Dynasty:
Dynasty 12, beginning
Date:
ca. 1981–1950 B.C.
Geography:
From Egypt, Memphite Region, Lisht North, MMA excavations, 1908–09
Medium:
Limestone
Dimensions:
H. 21.5 cm
Credit Line:
Purchase, Lila Acheson Wallace Gift, 2000
Accession Number:
2000.83
Not on view
Excavated by the Egyptian Expedition of the Metropolitan Museum at Lisht North 1908-1909. Deaccessioned 1950. Acquired by the Museum from Forge and Lynch, London, 2000.

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