Fragment from a Family Niche Stela
Egyptian, Classical, Ancient Near Eastern Art
ca. 525–404 B.C.E.
17 3/8 x 16 3/4 x 5 5/16 in. (44.2 x 42.5 x 13.5 cm) (show scale)
Remains of three columns of text in the center and twelve columns of text on the back.
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Charles Edwin Wilbour Fund
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Fragment from a Family Niche Stela, ca. 525–404 B.C.E. Schist, 17 3/8 x 16 3/4 x 5 5/16 in. (44.2 x 42.5 x 13.5 cm). Brooklyn Museum, Charles Edwin Wilbour Fund, 73.86. Creative Commons-BY (Photo: , CUR.73.86_NegB_print_bw.jpg)
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One dark green schist fragment from a family niche stela. At the lower right part are two standing figures; one male and one female. There are remains of three columns of text in the center and twelve columns of text on the back. The other portion is in Edinburgh no. 1956.134.
Condition: Nicks and abrasions over surface. Edges chipped.
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