Artist Egyptian
Title
  • Bolster-shaped Limestone Lintel
Date between 2323 and 2150 BCE
Medium Limestone
Dimensions Overall: 2 × 12 × 2 inches (5.1 × 30.5 × 5.1 cm)
Credit Line Gift of the Egypt Exploration Fund, 1899
Accession Number 1990.216
Department Africa, Oceania & Indigenous Americas
Not On View
Inscriptions Inscribed, hieroglyhs: [translated: Tzwti]
excavted from tomb of Tzwti (Dendereh, Egypt);
1897-98, excavated by Flinders Petrie;
1899, gifted by the Egypt Exploration Fund;
1990-present, gift to the Detroit Institute of Arts (Detroit, Michigan, USA)