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Stele of the General Mentuemhat

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Round topped stele. There are 5 1/2 lines of horizontal inscription and one line of vertical inscription. A seated male figure faces the R., towards a table of offerings. The scene is done in raised relief. The left side is chipped.

Provenance

Findspot Information: From Semna: Room 147

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition

Egyptian, Middle Kingdom, Dynasty 11–13, 2061–1640 B.C.

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Egypt

Dimensions

Height: 54.5 cm (21 7/16 in.)

Accession Number

29.1130

Medium or Technique

Granite

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Architectural elements, Stele