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Title:

Limestone relief

Maker(s) &
Production:

, Egypt

Production
Note:

Including the heiroglyph for a gang of workmen with the symbol of a drill. Drills were formed by attaching a shaped flint to a stick, which was then turned.

Category:

wall painting/relief

Name:

relief

Date:

circa 1877 B.C. circa 1870 B.C.

Period(s):

Twelfth Dynasty; Middle Kingdom, Reign of Senusret II (1972 - 1882 BC)

Description:

offering list, fragment

Find Spot:

pyramid temple of Senwosret II Lahun Egypt; Lahun (3047)

Material:

limestone

Dimension(s):

length, 35, cm
width, 33, cm

Acquisition:

given; 1914; British School of Archaeology in Egypt

Inscription:

inscription

Documentation:

Bourriau, J.D.. 1988. Pharaohs and mortals; Egyptian art in the Middle Kingdom.Cambridge (Cambs.):
No.13

Porter, Bertha. Moss, Rosalind L. B.. Topographical bibliography of ancient Egyptian hieroglyphic texts, reliefs and paintings. Vol.4, Lower and Middle Egypt (Delta and Cairo to Asyƻt).
p.107

Accession:

Object Number: E.55.1914
(Antiquities)
(record id: 51706; input: 2003-03-25; modified: 2015-08-11)

Permanent
Identifier:

http://data.fitzmuseum.cam.ac.uk/id/object/51706





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