<em>Relief Fragment</em>, ca. 2500-2350 B.C.E. Limestone, 16 5/16 x 29 5/8 x 3 15/16 in. (41.4 x 75.2 x 10 cm). Brooklyn Museum, Charles Edwin Wilbour Fund, 37.26E. Creative Commons-BY (Photo: Brooklyn Museum, CUR.37.26E_NegA_print_bw.jpg)

Relief Fragment

Medium: Limestone

Geograhical Locations:

Dates:ca. 2500-2350 B.C.E.

Dimensions: 16 5/16 x 29 5/8 x 3 15/16 in. (41.4 x 75.2 x 10 cm)


Accession Number: 37.26E

Image: CUR.37.26E_NegA_print_bw.jpg,

Catalogue Description:
Oblong fragment of limestone bearing on two sides, in detailed raised relief, the lower parts of columns of hieroglyphs. The piece is part of a corner from the tomb of Semenkhuw-ptah called Itwesh at Saqqara (MM D 43). Borders are preserved on the bottom and two sides of the larger surface, and on the bottom and right side of the smaller surface. Condition: Small chips. See also 37.25E, 37.27E, and 37.28E

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