Relief fragment possibly from the tomb of Mereri

Period:
Old Kingdom–First Intermediate Period
Dynasty:
Dynasty 7–10 (?)
Date:
ca. 2100–2090 B.C.
Geography:
From Egypt, Northern Upper Egypt, Dendera, EEF excavations, 1898; Possibly from Tomb of Mereri
Medium:
Limestone
Credit Line:
Gift of Egypt Exploration Fund, 1898
Accession Number:
98.4.75s
Not on view
One of 41 relief fragments from Dendera, possibly from the tomb of the Overseer of Priests and Keeper of the Sacred Cattle, Mereri.
Excavated by the Egypt Exploration fund at Dendera. Received by the E.E.F. from the Egyptian government in the division of finds. Allotted to the Metropolitan Museum, 1898.