Stele of two ladies
Middle Kingdom, Dynasty 11–13
Findspot: Egypt, Dendara
Height x width: 23 x 32 cm (9 1/16 x 12 5/8 in.)
Medium or Technique
Not On View
This stele depicts two women facing each other, with offerings between them. The inscription above them has been defaced. There is a large crack in the upper part of the stele. Traces of yellow, red, and black paint remain.
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