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  • Object type

  • Museum number


  • Description

    Round-topped limestone stela of Amenemhat; low relief depiction of deceased in lower-left corner.

  • Culture/period

  • Findspot

  • Materials

  • Dimensions

    • Height: 102.5 centimetres
    • Width: 66.5 centimetres
    • Depth: 18.5 centimetres
    • Weight: 300 kilograms (estimated)
  • Inscriptions

      • Inscription Type

      • Inscription Script

  • Curator's comments

    Published: HTBM 2: Plate 5 Translation: Lichtheim, Ancient Egyptian Autobiographies (OBO 84): p.114-116

  • Location

    Not on display

  • Exhibition history


    2015-2016 5th Oct - 24th Jan. New York. Metropolitan Museum of Art. Middle Kingdom.

  • Condition


  • Associated names

  • Acquisition name

  • Acquisition date


  • Department

    Ancient Egypt & Sudan

  • BM/Big number


  • Registration number


  • Additional IDs

    • BS.567 (Birch Slip Number)


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