Egyptian; From western Thebes (Sheikh Abd el–Qurna, below TT71)
Limestone; W. 6 3/4 in. (17 cm)
Rogers Fund, 1931 (31.4.2)
Senenmut was an important official in the court of Hatshepsut. This ostracon, a limestone chip used as an artist's sketch pad, was uncovered during the Museum's excavations of the hillside below Senenmut's tomb. The two sketches resemble other representations of Senenmut.