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Stele with a funerary inscription

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Fragment of large funerary inscription cut into rough circle (mill stone?). There are parts of 8 lines of inscription. It is broken and bound togther.

Provenance

Findspot Information: From Sheikh Farag: Prov. not given [Excav. date] 1923

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition

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

Findspot

Egypt

Dimensions

Height x width (inscribed surface): 43.5 x 40 cm (17 1/8 x 15 3/4 in.)

Accession Number

25.680

Medium or Technique

Limestone

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Architectural elements, Stele