Egyptian. <em>Stela of Two Deified Men(?)</em>, late 1st century B.C.E.-early 1st century C.E. Sandstone, 34 5/16 x 31 7/16 x 4 5/16 in. (87.2 x 79.9 x 10.9 cm). Brooklyn Museum, Charles Edwin Wilbour Fund, 76.8. Creative Commons-BY (Photo: Brooklyn Museum, CUR.76.8_wwg8.jpg)

Stela of Two Deified Men(?)

Artist:EgyptianNubian

Medium: Sandstone

Geograhical Locations:

Dates:late 1st century B.C.E.-early 1st century C.E.

Dimensions: 34 5/16 x 31 7/16 x 4 5/16 in. (87.2 x 79.9 x 10.9 cm)

Collections:

Museum Location: 19th Dynasty to Roman Period, Martha A. and Robert S. Rubin Gallery, 3rd Floor

Exhibitions:

Accession Number: 76.8

Image: CUR.76.8_wwg8.jpg,West Wing gallery 8 installation

Catalogue Description:
Large, round-topped sandstone stela with nine figures in raised relief. Condition: Scratch, six inches long, at lower left side. Old chips around bottom, upper left, and lower and upper right; diagonal crack from upper left edge to top, just right of center closed with gray cement to which many small pieces and chips have been reattached. Surface discolored; attached iron plate rusting; surface pitted.

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