Fragment from Relief of a Nobleman
Egyptian, Classical, Ancient Near Eastern Art
ca. 760-656 B.C.E.
late Dynasty 25 (probably)
Third Intermediate Period, Saite Period
Gift of the Ernest Erickson Foundation, Inc.
Fragment of limestone relief. In raised relief, head of man facing right, wearing striated wig. At extreme right, portion of column of hieroglyphs in raised relief seemingly recording name of man. Inscription is too incomplete to be read.
Condition: Assembled from several fragments. Nose chipped. No trace of paint.
This item is not on view
Egyptian. Fragment from Relief of a Nobleman, ca. 760-656 B.C.E. Limestone, 3 13/16 x 5 1/2 in. (9.7 x 14 cm). Brooklyn Museum, Gift of the Ernest Erickson Foundation, Inc., 86.226.5. Creative Commons-BY (Photo: Brooklyn Museum, 86.226.5_NegA_SL1.jpg)
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