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Relief fragment with incised sandals

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Evidence of paint remains.

Provenance

From Thebes, Deir el-Bahari, Temple of Nebhepetre Mentuhotep II. 1907: excavated by Edouard Naville for the Egypt Exploration Fund; assigned to the Egypt Exploration Fund by the government of Egypt; given to the MFA by the Egypt Exploration Fund. (Accession Date: October 10, 1907)

Credit Line

Egypt Exploration Fund by subscription

Egyptian, Middle Kingdom, Dynasty 11, reign of Mentuhotep II, 2140–1991 B.C.

Findspot

Thebes, Egypt

Accession Number

07.537c

Medium or Technique

Painted limestone

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Architectural elements, Relief