Fragment of lintel block with titles and throne name of King Amenemhat I
Middle Kingdom, Dynasty 12, reign of Amenemhat I
Findspot: Egypt, el-Lisht
Height x width x depth: 84.7 x 28 x 13 cm (33 3/8 x 11 x 5 1/8 in.)
Medium or Technique
Egypt: Sculpture and Tomb Chapels (Gallery 209)
Fragment of a limestone lintel block with the titles and throne name of the king in relief, painted, much color preserved. Backed with plaster.
From el-Lisht, at the original brick pyramid temple of Amenemhat I; 1906-1908: excavated by the Metropolitan Museum of Art; asigned to the MMA in the division of finds with the governmant of Egypt; 1952: lent to the MFA by the MMA; 1954: received by the MFA by exchange with the MMA, May 13, 1954.
(Accession Date: May 13, 1954)
Museum of Fine Arts, Boston—Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York Exchange