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Stela of Djehuty

New Kingdom
Dynasty 18
ca. 1550–1295 B.C.
From Egypt; Probably from Upper Egypt, Thebes
Limestone, paint
H. 37 cm (14 9/16 in); W. 25.5 cm (10 1/16 in)
Credit Line:
Gift of Mrs. S. W. Straus, 1925
Accession Number:
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 117
In this stela Ahmose, a priest of Montu, makes offerings to his father Djehutymes, his mother, and another male relative (above), and two female relatives (below). The inscription includes a list of other members of the family.
Donated to the Museum by Mrs. S. W. Straus, 1925

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