Lintel of Tjauti
Old Kingdom, Dynasty 6, reign of Pepi II
Findspot: Egypt, Dendara, Tomb of Tjauti
Height x width: 33 x 9 cm (13 x 3 9/16 in.)
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Fragment of limestone drum lintel from a false door. Preserved hieroglyphic inscription lists the name of the tomb owner as “Tjauti.”
For another example of this tomb owner, see also: 98.1036 (stele).
From Dendara, tomb of Tjauti. 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