Tomb stela of Amenemhat and his wife Iy: Western Thebes; Assaif, tomb of Amenemhat (R4) early 12th Dynasty, painted limestone. Egyptian Museum JE45626. The members of a family are shown on this stela from the Assaif (tomb R4). The father and mother sit on a lion-legged bench with a low backrest. The
mother has a basket out of which peeks the handle of a mirror. Between the
parents sits their son Intef; they hold each other's hands and shoulders. The
daughter-in-law at the right edge of the picture, identified as Hapy, stands before the offering table on which pieces of meat, a string of onions, and lettuce are piled;
under it are two loaves of bread.


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Egyptian Museum Index
Narmer Palette
Statue of Djoser
Bust of Userkaf
Statue of Khafre
Diorite statue of Khafre
Menkaure Triad1
Menkaure Triad2
Seated Scribe
Seated man
Rahotep and Nofret
Proud Egyptian
Painted stela of Amenemhat
Fourth dynasty figurines
Family small statues
Bronze statue of Pepi I
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False door, Serdab
Middle kingdom statue
Seneb with his wife and Children
New Kingdom statue
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Late period statue
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Old kingdom Statue
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Old kingdom Statuettes
Kneeling statue
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Late period Statue2
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Granite lion with solar disk
Thutankhamen Gold sarcophagus
Thutankhamen daily life scene
Modern Egyptian art students
Egyptian Museum Rotunda