Relief Fragments from a Large Figure of Mentuhotep II

Limestone, paint | c. 2051-2000 B.C.

Unknown Artist

The tomb of Khety, the first recorded royal treasurer of King Mentuhotep II, was situated high up in the cliffs at Deir el-Bahri. It is one of the first nonroyal tombs at Thebes in which the reigning king was depicted. There was an image of Mentuhote...
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