Relief fragment

Period:
Middle Kingdom
Dynasty:
Dynasty 12, early
Reign:
reign of Amenemhat II–Senwosret I & Senwosret II
Date:
ca. 1981–1917 B.C.
Geography:
From Egypt, Memphite Region, Lisht North, Tomb of Nakht (493), brick building east, Pit 480, MMA excavations, 1913–14
Medium:
Limestone
Dimensions:
w. 134.5 cm (52 15/16 in)
Credit Line:
Rogers Fund, 1915
Accession Number:
15.3.1154
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 113
Excavated by the Egyptian Expedition of the Metropolitan Museum of Art. Acquired by the Museum in the division of finds.

Hayes, William C. 1953. Scepter of Egypt I: A Background for the Study of the Egyptian Antiquities in The Metropolitan Museum of Art: From the Earliest Times to the End of the Middle Kingdom. Cambridge, Mass.: The Metropolitan Museum of Art, p. 195.