<em>Kitchen Scene</em>, ca. 1352-1336 B.C.E. Limestone, pigment, 8 7/16 x 21 1/4 in. (21.5 x 54 cm). Brooklyn Museum, Charles Edwin Wilbour Fund, 62.149. Creative Commons-BY (Photo: Brooklyn Museum, CUR.62.149_wwg7.jpg)

Kitchen Scene

Medium: Limestone, pigment

Geograhical Locations:

Dates:ca. 1352-1336 B.C.E.

Dimensions: 8 7/16 x 21 1/4 in. (21.5 x 54 cm)


Museum Location: Amarna Period, Martha A. and Robert S. Rubin Gallery, 3rd Floor


Accession Number: 62.149

Image: CUR.62.149_wwg7.jpg,West Wing gallery 7 installation

Catalogue Description:
Limestone relief. Scene within house (or palace?). At right, servant sweeping yard which contains entrance, tiny garden and enclosure for sandals. Center, two servants carrying huge jar on pole. At left, curious domestic scenes, perhaps cooking. Condition: Chipped along upper edge. Scattered chips on surface.

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