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Door lintel of Pamerihu

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Limestone door lintel showing the tomb owner worshipping Osiris on the left and Ra-Horakhty on the right.

Provenance

By 1970, gallery in Amsterdam; 1970-2002: with Yousef and Estrellita Karsh; 2002: given to the MFA by Estrelita Karsh.

Credit Line

Gift of Estrellita and Yousuf Karsh

Egyptian, New Kingdom, Dynasty 19 or 20, 1295–1070 B.C.

Dimensions

Overall: 53.3 x 80 x 8.9 cm (21 x 31 1/2 x 3 1/2 in.) Height with attached mount: 66 (26 in.)

Accession Number

2002.736

Medium or Technique

Limestone

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Architectural elements, Doors, jambs, lintels