Stele (showing food and drink offerings)

Image Information: Stela of Mentuwoser, ca. 1955 B.C.E.; Dynasty 12, reign of Senwosret I, year 17; Middle Kingdom. Egyptian; Probably from Abydos. Painted limestone; 19 5/8 x 41 in. (49.8 x 104.1 cm). Gift of Edward S. Harkness, 1912 (12.184). Weblink: Metropolitan Museum of Art Online.
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