Artist Egyptian
Title
  • Offering Relief of Khety
Date 1991/1785 BC
Medium Limestone
Dimensions With mount: 24 7/16 x 22 1/4 x 6 3/4 in. ( 62.07 x 56.52 x 17.15 cm)
21 7/8 x 22 1/4 x 2 3/4 in. (55.5 x 56.52 x 7.0 cm)
Credit Line Founders Society Purchase, Hill Memorial Fund and contribution from an anonymous donor
Accession Number 81.4
Department Africa, Oceania & Indigenous Americas
Not On View
Inscriptions At center an inscription consisting of two vertical lines includes the name of the deceased, Khety.
"Invocation offerings, funerary meal to the ka of (the beloved of his lord) the revered one, Khety."
DIA BULLETIN, vol 59, no 4, 1981, p 111 (ill).

"La Chronique des Arts-Principales Acquisitions des Musees en 1981" supplement to the GdBA, no. 1358, Mars 1982. p. 37. Ill.
BDIA, Vol. 59, no. 4, 1980-1981. pp. 111; 116.