Door jamb of Sa-tep-ihu

Architectural element, door jamb

The Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York 00.4.60



Dimensions Width 29.3cm, Height 155.9cm

Material(s) limestone

Right limestone door jamb with inscription engraved in two columns. Decoration is done very neatly in sunken relief. No colours are preserved. Lower part below the inscription was roughly prepared for further work and smoothed, it is now broken at the bottom.

Jadwiga Iwaszczuk


Found during the extavations performed by David Randall-MacIver and Arthur C. Mace for the Egypt Exploration Found in the season 1899-1900.