About this object

Offering table inscribed for a woman called Mertib [mrtib] .Rectangular, bevelled edges with central tank. Inscribed on four edges. Copy of the inscription is in the history files. One corner broken and mended. Requires conservation work.

Object specifics

  • Type
  • Culture
    Old Kingdom
  • Artist/Maker
  • Place made
    Africa: Northern Africa: Egypt
  • Date made
    2494 BC - 2345 BC (Dynasty 5) about
  • Materials
  • Location
    Item not currently on display
  • Acquisition
    Purchased from J. Möger, 1965
  • Collector
    Johan Möger
  • Place collected
    Africa: Northern Africa: Egypt
  • Date collected
    1965 before
  • Measurements
    96 mm x 322 mm x 218 mm
  • Related people
    Johan Möger ( Collector, previous owner)


Previous owners

  • Johan Möger

    Owned from: Unknown or unrecorded
    How acquired: Unknown or unrecorded
    Owned until: 1965
    Disposal method: Unknown or unrecorded
Object view = Humanities
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