Montuhotep-Nebtawyre and Amenemhat I: Observations on the Early Twelfth Dynasty in Egypt

@article{Jnosi2010MontuhotepNebtawyreAA,
  title={Montuhotep-Nebtawyre and Amenemhat I: Observations on the Early Twelfth Dynasty in Egypt},
  author={Peter J{\'a}nosi},
  journal={Metropolitan Museum Journal},
  year={2010},
  volume={45},
  pages={7 - 20}
}
  • P. Jánosi
  • Published 1 January 2010
  • History
  • Metropolitan Museum Journal
The article discusses the transition between Dynasties 11 and 12 in Egypt in the Middle Kingdom period, focusing on Theban ruler Montuhotep-Nebtawyre and King Amenemhat I. The author discusses a fragment from a slate bowl found in 1907 or 1908 at the site of the pyramid of Amenemhat I, featuring two hieroglyphic inscriptions. The author argues against theories that the inscriptions indicate a relationship between Amenemhat I and his predecessor Montuhotep-Nebtawyre, focusing on the work of… 

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