Relief fragment - 910.34.78_1

910.34.78_1

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:
13 x 6 x 6 cm
Object number: 910.34.78
Not on view
DescriptionThis very fragmentary piece from the 11th Dynasty temple of Nebhepetre Montuhotep shows the head and arm of a man, facing left; he was probably holding an oar or a pole. 
The original location and function of the piece in the temple's decoration has not been determined.
Collection:
Egypt
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