Relief fragment - 910.34.107_1

910.34.107_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:
16.1 x 8.7 x 3.5 cm
Object number: 910.34.107
Not on view
DescriptionThis fragment from the 11th Dynasty temple of Nebhepetre Montuhotep shows a male leg, running or striding to the right.  It may be from a battle scene, or may show a royal festival.  The original location and function of the piece in the temple's decoration has not been determined.
Collection:
Egypt
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