Relief of Senwosret I depicting offering bearers bringing food
- Middle Kingdom
- Dynasty 12
- reign of Senwosret I
- ca. 1961–1917 B.C.
- From Egypt, Memphite Region, Lisht South, Pyramid Temple of Senwosret I, Sanctuary, south wall, MMA excavations, 1908–09
- Limestone, paint
- As restored: h. 68.6 cm (27 in); w. 134.6 cm (53 in)
- Credit Line:
- Rogers Fund, 1909
- Accession Number:
The reliefs from the sanctuary of the funerary temple of Senwosret I are remarkable for their very high relief and abundant painted detail. These scene, put together from several fragments, comes from a procession of offering bearers carrying platters laden with food; this originally decorated the south wall.