Writing board stela of Ita, usurped by Hetepi
- Middle Kingdom
- Dynasty 11
- ca. 2030–1981 B.C.
- From Egypt, Upper Egypt, Thebes, Deir el-Bahri, Tomb MMA 110, 1st chamber on right, MMA excavations, 1926–27
- Sycomore, plaster, paint
- H. 53 cm (20 7/8 in.); W. 32.5 cm (12 13/16 in.); Th. 1.2 cm (1/2 in.)
- Credit Line:
- Rogers Fund, 1927
- Accession Number:
Made from a writing board, this wooden stela belonged originally to a woman named Ita and was then usurped by a man named Hetepi. Other objects from the tomb are staves, arrow fragments, inscribed linen, two pots, a jar stopper, and the writing board fragments and paddle doll displayed below.