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Sandstone stele of Itety and Kut-Ikvet

Egyptian
Middle Kingdom, Dynasty 11
2140–1991 B.C.


Dimensions

Legacy dimension: .88 x .40

Accession Number

04.1851

Medium or Technique

Sandstone

Out on Loan

Out On Loan

Collections

Africa and Oceania, The Ancient World

Classifications

Stele

Sandstone with inscription.

Provenance

Said to be from Thebes (Dra Abu el-Naga). 1903-1904: purchased for the MFA from Mohamed Mohassib, Luxor, Egypt by Albert M. Lythgoe for £20. Acquired with funds from the Emily Esther Sears Fund. (Accession date: January 1, 1904)

Credit Line

Emily Esther Sears Fund