<em>Stela from the Tomb of a Noblewoman</em>, ca. 2675–2625 B.C.E. Limestone, 10 7/8 x 10 7/16 x 2 9/16 in. (27.7 x 26.5 x 6.5 cm). Brooklyn Museum, Charles Edwin Wilbour Fund, 37.1348E. Creative Commons-BY (Photo: Brooklyn Museum, 37.1348E_PS9.jpg)

Stela from the Tomb of a Noblewoman

Medium: Limestone

Geograhical Locations:

Dates:ca. 2675–2625 B.C.E.

Dimensions: 10 7/8 x 10 7/16 x 2 9/16 in. (27.7 x 26.5 x 6.5 cm)


Museum Location: Pre-Dynastic, Egyptian Galleries, 3rd Floor


Accession Number: 37.1348E

Image: 37.1348E_PS9.jpg,

Catalogue Description:
Offering stela of a woman. The stela is roughly square in shape. The woman is shown seated behind a table of offerings. The bulk of the stela is occupied with lists of offerings. Limestone. Condition: Right hand upper corner of relief is missing. Other chips and scratches. Surface shows action of mold. Worn.

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