Funerary stela of "follower [of the king ?]" Megegi and his wife Henit
- First Intermediate Period
- Dynasty 11
- reign of Intef III
- ca. 2059–2051 B.C.
- From Egypt, Upper Egypt, Thebes, el-Tarif probably
- Limestone, paint
- 20 11/16 x 12 7/16 x 4 5/16 in. (52.6 x 31.6 x 10.9 cm)
- Credit Line:
- Rogers Fund, 1914
- Accession Number:
The text stresses that Megegi never wasted time during his life. The small man in front of him is called Amenemhat ("Amun is
content"), indicating that the worship of Amun, hitherto almost unknown, had begun to come to the forefront.