Fragment of painted torus molding from the shrine of a queen of Mentuhotep II

Period: Middle Kingdom
Dynasty: Dynasty 11
Reign: early reign of Mentuhotep II
Date: ca. 2051–2030 B.C.
Geography: From Egypt, Upper Egypt, Thebes, Deir el-Bahri, Temple of Mentuhotep II, Shrines of the royal women, Egypt Exploration Fund excavations, 1904–06
Medium: Limestone, paint
Dimensions: h. 27 x w. 33 cm (10 5/8 x 13 in.)
Credit Line: Gift of Egypt Exploration Fund, 1906, 1907
Accession Number: 06.1231.76

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