Large fragment of a two-sided stele from the tomb of the Royal Cup-bearer Tjawy. On the front are five registers, carved in sunk relief, showing a granary, harvest festivities, and Tjawy feasting with family members. On the back are 15 horizontal rows of hieroglyphic text.
By 1972: with Alexander Sandmeier, Gottingen, Germany; purchased by the MFA from Mr. Sandmeier June 7, 1972. (Accession Date: June 7, 1972)
Edward J. and Mary S. Holmes Fund
Egyptian, New Kingdom, Dynasty 18, reign of Amenhotep III, 1390–1353 B.C.