Egypt (Mummies) Gallery
A stone temple door socket in the shape of a prisoner lying on his stomach with his arms bound behind him. Every time the door swung open or closed it would crush the prisoner. A warning of the king's power.
Received from the Egyptian Research Account; Excavated by James Quibell
[Book] Patch, Diana C. 2011. The Dawn of Egyptian Art. 275. : Page/Fig./Plate: 156,191/cat.134, fig 42
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