Relief fragment - ROMEG_multi_122

ROMEG_multi_122

Relief fragment

Medium:Limestone
Geography: Excavated at the temple of Nebhepetre Montuhotep, Deir el-Bahri, Egypt
Date: c. 2055-2004 BC
Period: Reign of Mentuhotep II, 11th Dynasty, Middle Kingdom
Dimensions:
12.7 x 11 x 3.4 cm
Object number: 910.34.116
Not on view
DescriptionThis fragment joins 910.34.111 and 910.34.117 from the 11th Dynasty temple of Nebhepetre Montuhotep. It shows part of a naval battle.  A sailor has fallen overboard; his head (at top) faces downward, and his arms hang limply on 910.34.111.  His feet can be seen on 910.23.116.
Collection:
Egypt
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