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Limrestone relief

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Limrestone relief


architectural element


wall block


fragment, with female head

Field Collection

Deir el Bahri Egypt


length 28.5 cm


Eleventh Dynasty
Middle Kingdom, Reign of Mentuhotep II (Nebhepetra)


circa 2055 B.C. — 2004 B.C.


given: Ricketts and Shannon Collection 1937 (Filtered for: Antiquities)


  1. Bourriau, J.D.
    (1988) Pharaohs and mortals; Egyptian art in the Middle Kingdom , Cambridge (Cambs.) (1988) Cambridge (Cambs.) [page: ]
    [comments: No.6]
  2. Porter, Bertha
    Moss, Rosalind
    Burney, Ethel W.
    Topographical bibliography of ancient Egyptian hieroglyphic texts, reliefs and paintings. Vol.2, Theban temples [page: 397]
    [comments: 2nd edition]



Accession Number

E.21.1937 (Antiquities)
(Reference Number: 53562; Input Date: 2003-03-25 / Last Edit: 2011-07-22)

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