Egyptian, Classical, Ancient Near Eastern Art
ca. 2500-2350 B.C.E.
late Dynasty 5
16 9/16 x 25 9/16 x 2 9/16 in. (42 x 65 x 6.5 cm) (show scale)
Charles Edwin Wilbour Fund
Oblong fragment of limestone bearing on two perpendicular sides columns of hieroglyphs in detailed raised relief. The piece is part of a corner of a wall from the tomb of Semenkhuw-ptah called Itwesh The top and bottom of the columns are not preserved.
Condition: Small chips; otherwise good.
This item is not on view
Relief Fragment, ca. 2500-2350 B.C.E. Limestone, 16 9/16 x 25 9/16 x 2 9/16 in. (42 x 65 x 6.5 cm). Brooklyn Museum, Charles Edwin Wilbour Fund, 37.27E. Creative Commons-BY (Photo: Brooklyn Museum, CUR.37.27E_NegA_print_bw.jpg)
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