Middle Kingdom, Dynasty 12
Findspot: Egypt, Abydos?
Height x width x depth: 21 x 48 x 9.5 cm (8 1/4 x 18 7/8 x 3 3/4 in.)
Medium or Technique
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Limestone block with part of a hieroglyphic inscription in fine low relief. There are 5 vertical and 1 horizontal line of inscription. The edges of the block are chipped. The back was sawn off in modern times. It was cleaned by Young in 1950.
Findspot Information: [Exped. Photo] C 14570
Provenance not known; found in Egyptian Basement in 1949 where it had been for many years. Perhaps from E.E.F. excavations at Abydos (???)