Relief with hieroglyphic inscription in columns
- Late Period, Saite
- Dynasty 26
- reign of Psamtik I
- 664–610 B.C.
- From Egypt, Memphite Region, Saqqara, East of the Step Pyramid, Tomb of Bakenrenef
- Limestone, paint
- Credit Line:
- Rogers Fund, 1911
- Accession Number:
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 130
This fragment of inscribed relief comes from the shallow vaulted ceiling of the hypostyle hall. It was part of a spell uttered by one of the goddesses of the night or day (see 10.150.50b1).
For Curatorial Interpretation of this group of reliefs, see 11.150.50a–d-related.