Fragment of a model temple gateway

Egyptian
New Kingdom, Dynasty 19, reign of Seti I
1294–1279 B.C.


Dimensions

Height x width: 26.2 x 16 cm (10 5/16 x 6 5/16 in.)

Accession Number

11.1502

Medium or Technique

Granodiorite

On View

Egyptian New Kingdom Gallery (Gallery 210)

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Relief

Ffigure of king kneeling in pose of worship incised deeply on face; horizontal band of incised hieroglyphics above; projection at back.

Provenance

By 1909: purchased in Egypt by Joseph Lindon Smith; 1909: on loan to the MFA; 1911: purchased by the MFA through funds provided by Mary S. Ames.
(Accession date: August 3, 1911)

Credit Line

Gift of Miss Mary S. Ames