<em>Obelisk</em>, 664-332 B.C.E. Wood, pigment, Height: 10 3/4 in. (27.3 cm). Brooklyn Museum, Charles Edwin Wilbour Fund, 37.1723E. Creative Commons-BY (Photo: Brooklyn Museum, CUR.37.1723E_wwgA-2.jpg)

Obelisk

Medium: Wood, pigment

Geograhical Locations:

Dates:664-332 B.C.E.

Dimensions: Height: 10 3/4 in. (27.3 cm)

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Exhibitions:

Accession Number: 37.1723E

Image: CUR.37.1723E_wwgA-2.jpg,West Wing gallery A-2 installation

Catalogue Description:
Painted wooden obelisk (a papyrus container, or reliquary?), a column of black hieroglyphics reading: '….Hpy ink sA-k wsir mn….'.

Brooklyn Museum