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Sandstone stele of Itety and Kut-Ikvet

Sandstone with inscription.

Provenance

Said to be from Thebes (Dra Abu el-Naga). 1903-1904: purchased for the MFA from Mohamed Mohassib, Luxor, Egypt by Albert M. Lythgoe for £20. Acquired with funds from the Emily Esther Sears Fund. (Accession date: January 1, 1904)

Credit Line

Emily Esther Sears Fund

Egyptian, Middle Kingdom, Dynasty 11, 2140–1991 B.C.

Accession Number

04.1851

Medium or Technique

Sandstone

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Architectural elements, Stele