The mastabas excavated at Lahun are all heavily destroyed. It is extremely difficult to gain a full picture of the plan and the original decoration. From Mastaba 608 only the rock cut chamber and the trenches for the foundation blocks survived.
Petrie/Brunton/Murray 1923: pl. XXVII
Petrie/Brunton/Murray 1923: pl. XXXVIA
The provenance and date of the following stone element is unknown, but it is possible that it comes from a Middle Kingdom tomb at Lahun; similar decorations were found at Middle Kingdom mastabas at Dahshur.
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