Relief fragment with uraeus and falcon legs
New Kingdom, Dynasty 18, reign of Hatshepsut
Findspot: Egypt, Thebes (Deir el-Bahari), Mortuary temple of Hatshepsut, upper court
Height x width: 31.5 x 2.5 cm (12 3/8 x 1 in.)
Medium or Technique
Egyptian New Kingdom Gallery (Gallery 210)
Limestone relief fragment; relief shows a uraeus and lower parts of falcon’s legs; preserved colors include red, blue, and green.
From Thebes, Deir el-Bahari, upper court of the Mortuary temple of Hatshepsut; excavated by Edouard Naville for the Egypt Exploration Fund, by 1907: assigned to the Egypt Exploration Fund by the government of Egypt; 1907: given to the MFA by the Egypt Exploration Fund.
(Accession Date: October 10, 1907)
Egypt Exploration Fund by subscription