Inscribed relief fragment
First Intermediate Period, Dynasty 7–11
Findspot: Egypt, Dendara
Height x width: 43 x 16 cm (16 15/16 x 6 5/16 in.)
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Once part of an inscribed frieze that decorated a non-royal tomb, this narrow fragment of limestone bears part of an incised offering formula.
From Dendara. 1898: excavated by William Flinders Petrie for the Egypt Exploration Fund; assigned to the Egypt Exploration Fund in the division of finds by the government of Egypt; presented to the MFA at the general meeting of the EEF.
(Accession Date: November 1, 1898)
Egypt Exploration Fund by subscription