False door stele of Bebi
Old Kingdom, Dynasty 3–8
Findspot: Egypt, Sharuna (Kom el-Ahmar)
Height: 82.6 cm (32.5 in.)
Medium or Technique
Not On View
The lintel of this false door is missing. The jambs depict standing figures of Bebi holding a staff. The vertical line of inscription is an offering formula.
From Sharuna (Kom el-Ahmar). 1903: excavated by the Egypt Exploration Fund, assigned to the EEF in the division of finds by the Egyptian government; voted to the MFA at EEF general meeting.
(Accession date: April 23, 1903)
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